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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)
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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.
Genre Electronic books.
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
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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