Minima Moralia

Minima Moralia : Reflections from Damaged Life

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Written between 1944 and 1947, Minima Moralia is a collection of rich, lucid aphorisms and essays about life in modern capitalist society. Adorno casts his penetrating eye across society in mid-century America and finds a life deformed by capitalism. This is Adorno's theoretical and literary masterpiece and a classic of twentieth-century thought.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 17mm | 225g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New ed
  • 1788738535
  • 9781788738538
  • 19,813

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A volume of Adorno is equivalent to a whole shelf of books on literature. -- Susan Sontag The best thoughts of a noble and invigorating mind. * Observer * Theodor Adorno's masterpiece of aphorisms and short prose meditations * Time Literary Supplement *
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About Theodor Adorno

Theodor Adorno was Director of the Institute for Social Research at the University of Frankfurt from 1959 until his death in 1969.
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