Adorno's Practical Philosophy: Living Less Wrongly (Modern European Philosophy)

Adorno's Practical Philosophy: Living Less Wrongly (Modern European Philosophy)


Adorno notoriously asserted that there's no 'right' lifestyles in our present social international. This statement has contributed to the frequent belief that his philosophy has no functional import or coherent ethics, and he's usually accused of being too destructive. Fabian Freyenhagen reconstructs and defends Adorno's useful philosophy according to those fees. He argues that Adorno's deep pessimism in regards to the modern social international is coupled with a robust optimism approximately human strength, and that this optimism explains his damaging perspectives concerning the social global, and his call for that we face up to and alter it. He exhibits that Adorno holds a great ethics, albeit one who is minimalist and in accordance with a pluralist belief of the undesirable - a consultant for residing much less wrongly. His incisive learn does a lot to increase our realizing of Adorno, and is usually a huge intervention into present debates in ethical philosophy.

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