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Minima moralia

Theodor W. Adorno

Minima moralia

reflections from damaged life

by Theodor W. Adorno

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Published by New Left Books [distributed by Schocken Books in [New York] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SCAR copy has imprint: London, Verso. Includes bibliographical references.

Statementtranslated from the German by E.F.N. Jephcott.
The Physical Object
Pagination251 p. ;
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18906851M

  That said, Minima Moralia may be a good intro to Adorno, as the book is more a collection of essays. I found it to be very eye-opening to the mechanics of western society, although he is the definition of a pessimist. I think of Adorno's work not as an end in itself, but as a means to an end towards higher enlightenment. /5(22).   Minima Moralia is perhaps Adorno's finest work, and his most poetic. It is a book to fall in love with, to return to again and again, and is filled not only with poetry in the form of philosophy, as you nicely point out, but much humor - black humor might be closer to the : Kubla Khan.

Rhetoric and Remix 69 which I titled Minima Moralia Redux, from this standpoint is a rhetorical work that, by way of appropriation, updates Adorno’s book as an online project.3 Minima Moralia Redux functions as both a work of art and a data analytics research project, which enables me and I hope can help others in understanding how individuals develop works thatFile Size: 1MB.   Read "Minima Moralia Reflections from Damaged Life" by Theodor Adorno available from Rakuten Kobo. A reflection on everyday existence in the ‘sphere of consumption of late Capitalism’, this work is Adorno’s literary and Brand: Verso Books.

How to describe Cyril Connolly’s The Unquiet Grave: It is one of those books – like The Anatomy of Melancholy, The Compleat Angler, Minima Moralia, A Tale of a Tub, Urne Buriall – that defies all conventions of genre and, thereby, easy description. Though I have concerned myself much with the academic question of what it means to defy genre classification, I have no easy or convincing.   Minima Moralia: Reflections on a Damaged Life by Theodor W. Adorno My rating: 5 of 5 stars It helps to know that this book, an unclassifiable philosophical masterpiece consisting of divisions ranging in length from the aphorism to the brief essay, was written largely in the light of Southern California. Adorno was a.


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Minima Moralia does a lot to verify Marcuse's claim. The book presents itself as Adorno's dissembled thoughts and observations, from single sentence aphorisms to ostensible diary entries; but upon close reading, these ideas have real cohesion and a very ambitious address and import/5. Written between andMinima 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. That said, Minima Moralia may be a good intro to Adorno, as the book is more a collection of essays.

I found it to be very eye-opening to the mechanics of western society, although he is the definition of a pessimist. I think of Adorno's work not as an end in itself, but as a means to an end towards higher enlightenment.

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