Lectures on Negative Dialectics: Fragments of a Lecture Course 1965/1966 / Edition 1

Lectures on Negative Dialectics: Fragments of a Lecture Course 1965/1966 / Edition 1

by Theodor W. Adorno
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0745635105

ISBN-13: 9780745635101

Pub. Date: 09/17/2008

Publisher: Wiley

This volume comprises one of the key lecture courses leading up to the publication in 1966 of Adorno's major work, Negative Dialectics. These lectures focus on developing the concepts critical to the introductory section of that book. They show Adorno as an embattled philosopher defining his own methodology among the prevailing trends of the time.

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This volume comprises one of the key lecture courses leading up to the publication in 1966 of Adorno's major work, Negative Dialectics. These lectures focus on developing the concepts critical to the introductory section of that book. They show Adorno as an embattled philosopher defining his own methodology among the prevailing trends of the time.

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ISBN-13:
9780745635101
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/17/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
624,715
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


  • Translator’s Note
  • Editor’s Foreword
  • Lectures One to Ten
  • Lecture One: The Concept of Contradiction
  • Lecture Two: The Negation of Negation
  • Lecture Three: Whether negative dialectics is possible
  • Lecture Four: Whether philosophy is possible without system
  • Lecture Five: Theory and practice
  • Lecture Six: Being, Nothing, Concept
  • Lecture Seven: ‘Attempted breakouts’
  • Lecture Eight: The concept of intellectual experience
  • Lecture Nine: The element of speculation
  • Lecture Ten: Philosophy and ‘depth’
  • Lectures Eleven to Twenty-Five: Negative Dialectics
  • Additional Notes
  • Appendix: The Theory of Intellectual Experience
  • Bibliographical Sources

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