Walter Benjamin's Philosophy: Destruction and Experience

Walter Benjamin's Philosophy: Destruction and Experience

by Andrew Benjamin
     
 

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This collection explores, in Adorno's description, 'philosophy directed against philosophy'. The essays cover all aspects of Benjamin's writings, from his early work in the philosophy of art and language, through to the concept of history. The experience of time and the destruction of false continuity are identified as the key themes in Benjamin's understanding of…  See more details below

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This collection explores, in Adorno's description, 'philosophy directed against philosophy'. The essays cover all aspects of Benjamin's writings, from his early work in the philosophy of art and language, through to the concept of history. The experience of time and the destruction of false continuity are identified as the key themes in Benjamin's understanding of history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781134679218
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/05/2013
Series:
Warwick Studies in European Philosophy
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
312
File size:
3 MB

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