Adorno in America

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Published
  • Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press c2007
Physical description
1 online resource (281 p.)
ISBN
  • 0-8166-5419-0
Notes
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-233) and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2009. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
  • Original electronic resource Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary,
  • English
  • Available in electronic full text to members of the University via the Library web catalogue.
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  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION: DREAMS IN AMERICA; 1. THE MONSTER UNDER THE STONE: ADORNO AND THE RISE OF ADMINISTRATIVE RESEARCH; 2. ADORNO IN SPONSOR-LAND: AUTHORITY ON THE RADIO; 3. BELOW THE SURFACE: FRANKFURT GOES TO HOLLYWOOD; 4. "IF THERE SHOULD BE A POSTERITY": HIGH MODERNISM, HOROSCOPES, AND HEROIC SALESMEN; CODA: THEODOR ADORNO, AMERICAN; NOTES; WORKS CITED; INDEX
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Summary

  • The German philosopher and cultural critic Theodor W. Adorno was one of the towering intellectual figures of the twentieth century, and between 1938 and 1953 he lived in exile in the United States. In the first in-depth account of this period of Adorno's life, David Jenemann examines Adorno's confrontation with the burgeoning American "culture industry" and casts new light on Adorno's writings about the mass media. Contrary to the widely held belief-even among his defenders-that Adorno was disconnected from America and disdained its culture, Jenemann reveals that Adorno was an active and engag

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