Frankfurt School
The Frankfurt School (German: Frankfurter Schule) is a school of neo-Marxist interdisciplinary social theory associated in part with the Institute for Social Research at the Goethe University in F...
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The Architects of Western Decline: A Study on the Frankfurt School and Cultural Marxism
This is the long overdue study of the Frankfurt School and Cultural Marxist philosophy which now controls Western intellectualism, politics, and culture. It ...
Institute for Social Research
The Institute for Social Research (German: Institut für Sozialforschung) is a research organization for sociology and continental philosophy, best known as the institutional home of the Frankfurt ...
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Jürgen Habermas
Jürgen Habermas (/ˈjɜrɡən/ or /ˈjʊərɡən ˈhɑːbərmɑːs/; [ˈjʏrɡn̩ ˈhaːbɐmaːs]; born 18 June 1929) is a German sociologist and philosopher in the tradition of critical theory and pragmatism. He is perhaps...
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Herbert Marcuse
Herbert Marcuse ([maʀˈkuːzə]; July 19, 1898 – July 29, 1979) was a German American philosopher, sociologist, and political theorist, associated with the Frankfurt School of critical theory. Born in ...
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Post-Marxism
Post-Marxism refers to extrapolations of philosophers and social theorists basing their postulations upon Karl Marx's writings and Marxism proper, thus, passing orthodox Marxism. Philosophically, pos...
Critical design
Critical Design takes a critical theory based approach to design. This kind of design uses speculative design proposals to challenge assumptions, conceptions about the role of objects play in everyday...
Budapest School (Lukács)
The Budapest School (Hungarian: Budapesti iskola, German: Budapester Schule) was a school of thought, originally of Marxist humanism, but later of Post-Marxism and dissident Liberalism that em...
Frankfurt School
The Frankfurt School (German: Frankfurter Schule) is a school of neo-Marxist interdisciplinary social theory associated in part with the Institute for Social Research at the Goethe University in F...
Critical reading
Critical reading is a form of language that does not take a text at face value, but involves an examination of claims put forwards well as in the text's section and selection of the information prese...
Culture industry
The term culture industry (German: Kulturindustrie) was coined by the critical theorists Theodor Adorno (1903–1969) and Max Horkheimer (1895–1973), and was presented as critical vocabulary in the chap...
Theodor W. Adorno bibliography
The following is a list of the major work by Theodor W. Adorno, a 20th-century German philosopher, sociologist and critical theorist associated closely with the Frankfurt School. This list also inclu...
Theodor W. Adorno bibliography - Wikipedia
Theodor W. Adorno
Theodor W. Adorno (/əˈdɔːrnoʊ/; [aˈdɔʀno]; born Theodor Ludwig Wiesengrund; September 11, 1903 – August 6, 1969) was a German sociologist, philosopher and musicologist known for his critical theo...
Non-simultaneity
Non-simultaneity or nonsynchronism (German: Ungleichzeitigkeit, sometimes also translated as non-synchronicity) is a concept in the writings of Ernst Bloch which denotes the time lag, or uneven tempor...
Arcades Project
The Passagenwerk or Arcades Project was an unfinished project of German literary critic Walter Benjamin, written between 1927 and 1940. An enormous collection of writings on the city life of Paris in ...
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Posthumanism
Posthumanism or post-humanism (meaning "after humanism" or "beyond humanism") is a term with five definitions:
Ihab Hassan, theorist in the academic study of literature, once stated:This view pred...
Walter Benjamin
Walter Bendix Schönflies Benjamin ([ˈvaltɐ ˈbɛnjamiːn]; 15 July 1892 – 26 September 1940) was a German philosopher and cultural critic. An eclectic thinker, combining elements of German idealism, Rom...
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Andrew Bowie
Andrew S. Bowie (born 1952) is Professor of Philosophy and German at Royal Holloway, University of London and Founding Director of the Humanities and Arts Research Centre (HARC).He has worked to promo...
Critical theory
Critical theory is a school of thought that stresses the reflective assessment and critique of society and culture by applying knowledge from the social sciences and the humanities. As a term, critica...
Dialectic of Enlightenment
Dialectic of Enlightenment (German: Dialektik der Aufklärung) is a work of philosophy and social criticism written by Frankfurt School philosophers Max Horkheimer and Theodor W. Adorno and first p...
An Essay on Liberation
An Essay on Liberation is a 1969 book by Frankfurt School philosopher Herbert Marcuse.
Marcuse argues that advanced industrial society has rendered the traditional conception of human freedom as o...
Counterrevolution and Revolt
Counterrevolution and Revolt is a 1972 book by philosopher Herbert Marcuse.
Marcuse, in contrast to his previous works, retreats from advocating revolutionary violence and confrontation as a way o...
Counterrevolution and Revolt - Wikipedia
Felix Weil
Félix José Weil (8 February 1898, Buenos Aires, Argentina – 18 September 1975, Dover, Delaware) was a German-Argentine Marxist, who provided the funds to found the Institute for Social ...
Michael Betancourt
Michael Betancourt (born 1971) is a critical theorist, film theorist, art and film historian, and animator. His principal published works focus on the technologies of visual music, new media art and ...
Michael Betancourt - Wikipedia
Rainer Forst
Rainer Forst (born August 15, 1964, Wiesbaden) is a German philosopher and political theorist, and was named the "most important political philosopher of his generation" in 2012, when he won the Gottf...
Erich Fromm
Erich Seligmann Fromm ([fʀɔm]; March 23, 1900 – March 18, 1980) was a German social psychologist, psychoanalyst, sociologist, humanistic philosopher, and democratic socialist. He was associated with w...