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Exact imagination, late work

on Adorno"s Aesthetics

by Shierry Weber Nicholsen

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adorno, Theodor W., 1903-1969,
  • Adorno, Theodor W., 1903-1969,
  • Aesthetics, Modern -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-259) and index.

    StatementShierry Weber Nicholsen.
    SeriesStudies in contemporary German social thought
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB3199.A34 N53 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination270 p. ;
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL663859M
    ISBN 100262140624
    LC Control Number97009398

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