Adorno and Critical Theory

Author(s): Hauke Brunkhorst

Language: English

Genre(s): History

Series: Political Philosophy Now

  • June 1999 · 192pages · 216x135mm

  • ·Paperback - 9780708315286

About The Book

In this volume the author, Hauke Brunkhorst, not only emphasizes the well-known links between Adorno and the dialectical thinking of Hegel and Marx, but also the connection between Adorno and Kant. The book sheds light on Adorno’s negative dialectic.


"For those readers wanting a nuanced, corrective treatment of Adorno's thought on the whole or specifically vis--vis the contemporary tradition and his contribution to it . . . [an] excellent book." -Philosophy in Review

About the Author(s)

Hauke Brunkhorst

Hauke Brunkhorst is a German political sociologist, Professor of Sociology and Head of the Institute of Sociology at the University of Flensburg, Germany. He specializes in European constitutionalism, political theory and European affairs.

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