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By Theodor W. Adorno

ISBN-10: 1780936591

ISBN-13: 9781780936598

Theodor Adorno (1903-69) was once certainly the main philosopher of the Frankfurt tuition, the influential team of German thinkers that fled to the U.S. within the Nineteen Thirties, together with such thinkers as Herbert Marcuse and Max Horkheimer. His paintings has proved drastically influential in sociology, philosophy and cultural conception. Aesthetic Theory is Adorno's posthumous magnum opus and the end result of a lifetime's research. Analysing the elegant, the grotesque and the gorgeous, Adorno indicates how such suggestions body and distil human event and that it really is human adventure that finally underlies aesthetics. In Adorno's formula 'art is the sedimented background of human misery'.

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