Adorno's Practical Philosophy: Living Less Wrongly (Modern by Fabian Freyenhagen

By Fabian Freyenhagen

Adorno notoriously asserted that there's no 'right' existence in our present social global. This statement has contributed to the frequent notion that his philosophy has no functional import or coherent ethics, and he's frequently accused of being too unfavourable. Fabian Freyenhagen reconstructs and defends Adorno's sensible philosophy in accordance with those fees. He argues that Adorno's deep pessimism concerning the modern social international is coupled with a robust optimism approximately human capability, and that this optimism explains his destructive perspectives concerning the social global, and his call for that we face up to and alter it. He indicates that Adorno holds a important ethics, albeit person who is minimalist and according to a pluralist notion of the undesirable - a advisor for dwelling much less wrongly. His incisive research does a lot to boost our realizing of Adorno, and can also be an enormous intervention into present debates in ethical philosophy.

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