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By Theodor W. Adorno

ISBN-10: 1780936591

ISBN-13: 9781780936598

Theodor Adorno (1903-69) used to be definitely the main philosopher of the Frankfurt university, the influential staff 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 idea. Aesthetic Theory is Adorno's posthumous magnum opus and the fruits of a lifetime's research. Analysing the elegant, the grotesque and the gorgeous, Adorno exhibits how such innovations body and distil human adventure and that it really is human adventure that finally underlies aesthetics. In Adorno's formula 'art is the sedimented heritage of human misery'.

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