Minima Moralia: Reflections on a Damaged Life

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A reflection on everyday existence in the 'sphere of consumption of late Capitalism', this work is Adorno's literary and philosophical masterpiece.
 

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Contents

Dedication
15
For Marcel Proust
22
They the people
28
Le bourgeois revenant
34
Do not knock
40
To them shall no thoughts be turned
46
Pro doma nostra
51
Back to culture
57
Gold assay 252
152
PART THREE
159
Expiry 265
165
LInutile Beauté
171
Heliotrope
177
Downwards ever downwards
183
Requiem for Odette 289
189
Olet 295
195

Ego is Id
63
Unfair intimidation
69
De gustibus est disputandum
75
PART
83
be so bold?
90
Briefer expositions
98
Deviation
113
Keeping ones distance 226
126
Picturebook without pictures
140
Grey and grey
201
Wolf as grandmother
203
Juvenals error
209
Who is who
215
By this does German song abide
222
Novissimum Organum
228
Late extra
235
not to be misused
244
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Theodor Adorno was director of the Institute for Social Research at the University of Frankfurt from 1956 until his death in 1969. His works include In Search of Wagner; Aesthetic Theory; Negative Dialectics; and (with Max Horkheimer) Dialectic of Enlightenment and Towards a New Manifesto.

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