By Christopher Craig Brittain

ISBN-10: 0567261085

ISBN-13: 9780567261083

ISBN-10: 0567569292

ISBN-13: 9780567569295

Theodor Wiesengrund Adorno (1903-1969), the German sociologist and thinker used to be one of many highbrow leaders of the post-war Frankfurt college. This publication offers and analyzes Adorno's writings on theology and faith in a transparent and obtainable demeanour. it's certain at higher point undergraduate and postgraduate scholars, and won't presuppose any familiarity with Adorno. The e-book encompasses a normal advent to Adorno's inspiration, and examines his dating with the paintings of Walter Benjamin and Jewish theology, his war of words with clinical positivism (Karl Popper), and his feedback of the "Culture undefined" and beliefs. All of those subject matters are explored with realization to how they have interaction with modern debates inside theology. this can be entire via bringing Adorno's paintings into discussion with significant issues and authors. the quantity concludes via highlighting a frequently overlooked point of Adorno's writing - his philosophy of tune - and the way this aesthetic appreciation of the elegant informs modern theological reflection.

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