By J. M. Bernstein

Theodor W. Adorno is better identified for his contributions to aesthetics and social thought. Critics have continually complained concerning the loss of a pragmatic, political or moral size to Adorno's philosophy. during this hugely unique contribution to the literature on Adorno, J. M. Bernstein bargains the 1st try out in any language to supply an account of the moral conception latent in Adorno's writings. Bernstein relates Adorno's ethics to significant tendencies in modern ethical philosophy. He analyses the whole diversity of Adorno's significant works, with a unique specialise in Dialectic of Enlightenment, Minima Moralia and unfavourable Dialectics. In constructing his account Bernstein lays specific tension on Adorno's competition that the development of Auschwitz calls for a brand new express critical. This e-book may be broadly stated because the usual paintings on Adorno's ethics and as such will curiosity execs and scholars of philosophy, political thought, sociology, heritage of rules, paintings heritage and music.

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