From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Adorno's Aesthetic Theory is not the first book you want to grab if you neither have a solid foundation in the basics of the German philosophical tradition, nor have spent some... Read morePublished 8 months ago by greygraygrau
This book feels like reading a great mind as his thoughts emerged on the page. It happens to be Adorno's last unfinished work, and almost seems pre-production in its thought... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Scott McClarin
This is not a review of the book itself:
I received this in terrible condition. The front cover was significantly damaged by what seems to be a box-cutter (I myself... Read more
First, its great that this work is in English. It's very useful if you know what you're getting into. Second, this book is just a wall of text from edge to edge. Read morePublished on March 22, 2011 by sinisterLefty
I do not understand Adorno's fame or appeal. The consequences--witting or unwitting--of many of his ideas are frighteningly inhuman. Read morePublished on September 12, 2002 by S. Allan