The Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere: An Inquiry into a Category of Bourgeois Society / Edition 1

The Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere: An Inquiry into a Category of Bourgeois Society / Edition 1

by Jurgen Habermas, J. Rgen Habermas
     
 

ISBN-10: 0745602746

ISBN-13: 9780745602745

Pub. Date: 01/15/1991

Publisher: Wiley

Habermas focuses on the liberal notion of the bourgeois public sphere as it emerged in Europe in the early modern period. He examines both the writings of political theorists, including Marx, Mill and de Tocqueville, and the specific institutions and social forms in which the public sphere was realized.  See more details below

Overview

Habermas focuses on the liberal notion of the bourgeois public sphere as it emerged in Europe in the early modern period. He examines both the writings of political theorists, including Marx, Mill and de Tocqueville, and the specific institutions and social forms in which the public sphere was realized.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745602745
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/15/1991
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.33(w) x 9.41(h) x 0.95(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction by Thomas McCarthy.

Part I. Preliminary Demarcation of a Type of Bourgeois Public Sphere.

Part II. Social Structures of the Public Sphere.

Part III. Political Functions of the Public Sphere.

Part IV. The Bourgeois Public Sphere: Idea and Ideology.

Part V. The Social-Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere.

Part VI. The Transformation of the Public Sphere's Political Function.

Notes.

Index.

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