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Critical Theory and Social Pathology

Freyenhagen, Fabian (2018) 'Critical Theory and Social Pathology.' In: Gordon, Peter and Hammer, Espen and Honneth, Axel, (eds.) The Routledge Companion to the Frankfurt School. Routledge Philosophy Companions . Routledge. ISBN 978-1138333246

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This Chapter presents an analysis of the idea of social pathology and its role in Frankfurt School Critical Theory. I suggest that this idea can set Critical Theory apart from mainstream liberal approaches, but also note the challenges involved in doing so, urging a return to its original, interdisciplinary program.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Humanities > Philosophy and Art History, School of
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 01 Jul 2019 12:53
Last Modified: 20 May 2020 01:00

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