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Title Grand Hotel Abyss : the lives of the Frankfurt School / Stuart Jeffries.
Author Jeffries, Stuart, 1964-
Publication London ; New York : Verso, an imprint of New Left Books, 2016.
Copyright date ©2016
Description 1 online resource (440 pages)
text file
Call # eBOOK
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-428) and index.
Summary "Grand Hotel Abyss investigates the lives and afterlives of the critical theorists who formed the Frankfurt School"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Introduction: Against the Current -- Part I: 1900-1920 -- Condition: Critical -- Fathers and Sons, and Other Conflicts -- Part II: The 1920s -- The World Turned Upside Down -- A Bit of the Other -- Part III: The 1930s -- Show Us the Way to the Next Whiskey Bar -- The Power of Negative Thinking -- In the Crocodile's Jaws -- Modernism and All That Jazz -- A New World -- Part IV: The 1940s -- The Road to Port Bou -- In League with the Devil -- The Fight Against Fascism -- Part V: The 1950s -- The Ghost Sonata -- The Liberation of Eros -- Part VI: The 1960s -- Up Against the Wall, Motherfuckers -- Philosophising with Molotov Cocktails -- Part VII: Back From the Abyss : Habermas and Critical Theory After the 1960s -- The Frankfurt Spider -- Consuming Passions : Critical Theory in the New Millennium.
Note Print version record.
Subject Frankfurt school of sociology -- History.
Critical theory -- History -- 20th century.
Frankfurt school of sociology -- Biography.
Sociologists -- Germany -- Biography.
Philosophers -- Germany -- Biography.
Sociology -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Germany -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Regional Studies.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sociology -- General.
Critical theory. (OCoLC)fst00883690
Frankfurt school of sociology. (OCoLC)fst00933734
Intellectual life. (OCoLC)fst00975769
Philosophers. (OCoLC)fst01060746
Sociologists. (OCoLC)fst01123865
Sociology. (OCoLC)fst01123875
Germany. (OCoLC)fst01210272
Kritische Theorie.
1900-1999
Genre Electronic books.
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Biographies.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Jeffries, Stuart, 1964- Grand Hotel Abyss. London ; New York : Verso, an imprint of New Left Books, 2016 9781784785680 (DLC) 2016015391 (OCoLC)934193239
ISBN 9781784785710 (electronic bk.)
1784785717 (electronic bk.)
9781784785703 (UK ebk)
1784785709 (UK ebk)

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