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Description - Reason and Horror by Morton Schoolman

Morton Schoolman explores what makes humankind capable of genocide in this fascinating interpretation of Horkheimer and Adorno. He recasts their views on diversity and individuality before and after the Holocaust, as well as re-examining Nietzsche and even Whitman and Tocqueville. He argues that the sensibility the Critical Theorists argued for is actually nurtured in a democracy, and concludes that to avoid the possibility of genocide people must also change the way they feel, and cultivate an aesthetic sensibility.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415930277
ISBN-10: 0415930278
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x mm)
Pages: 360
Imprint: Routledge Member of the Taylor and Francis Group
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 8-Aug-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Morton Schoolman

Morton Schoolman is Professor of Political Science at SUNY Albany, and the author of The Imaginary Witness: The Critical Theory of Herbert Marcuse.

Books By Morton Schoolman

Reason and Horror by Morton Schoolman
Paperback, August 2001