Aesthetic Theory

Aesthetic Theory

By (author) Theodor W. Adorno , Translated by Robert Hullot-Kentor

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Theodor Adorno is the foremost thinker of the Frankfurt School, the extraordinarily influential group of German thinkers that fled to the US in the 1930s. This book is his classic discussion of the sublime, the ugly and the beautiful 'Art is the sedimentation of human misery'.

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  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 130 x 194 x 32mm | 498.96g
  • 30 Dec 2004
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
  • London
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0826476910
  • 9780826476913
  • 94,259

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Theodor Adorno (1903 - 69) was Director of the Institut fur Sozialforschung in Frankfurt. He is the coauthor of the classic Dialectic of Enlightenment and the author of Negative Dialectics, Minima Moralia and The Culture Industry.

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