Aesthetic Theory

Aesthetic Theory

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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'.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 130 x 194 x 32mm | 498.96g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0826476910
  • 9780826476913
  • 117,356

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About Theodor W. Adorno

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.show more