Neo-Marxism
Neo-Marxism is a loose term for various twentieth-century approaches that amend or extend Marxism and Marxist theory, usually by incorporating elements from other intellectual traditions, such as: cri...
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The Architects of Western Decline: A Study on the Frankfurt School and Cultural Marxism
This is the long overdue study of the Frankfurt School and Cultural Marxist philosophy which now controls Western intellectualism, politics, and culture. It ...
Neo-Marxian economics
The terms Neo-Marxian, Post-Marxian, and Radical Political Economics were first used to refer to a distinct tradition of economic thought in the 1970s and 1980s. Many of the leading figures were assoc...
Critical theory
Critical theory is a school of thought that stresses the reflective assessment and critique of society and culture by applying knowledge from the social sciences and the humanities. As a term, critica...
Deconstruction
Deconstruction (French: déconstruction) is a form of philosophical and literary analysis derived principally from Jacques Derrida's 1967 work Of Grammatology. In the 1980s it designated more loose...
Frankfurt School
The Frankfurt School (German: Frankfurter Schule) is a school of neo-Marxist interdisciplinary social theory associated in part with the Institute for Social Research at the Goethe University in F...
Freudo-Marxism
Freudo-Marxism is a loose designation of several forms of critical theory that attempt to synthesize the philosophy and critique of political economy of Karl Marx with the psychoanalytic theory of Sig...
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New Left
The New Left was a political movement in the 1960s and 1970s consisting of educators, agitators and others who sought to implement a broad range of reforms on issues such as gay rights, abortion, gend...
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Post-structuralism
Post-structuralism is a label formulated by American academics to denote the heterogeneous works of a series of mid-20th-century French and continental philosophers and critical theorists who came to ...
Structuralism
In sociology, anthropology and linguistics, structuralism is the theory that elements of human culture must be understood in terms of their relationship to a larger, overarching system or structure. I...
Graph of desire
The graph of desire (French: graphe du désir) is a conceptual tool from the psychoanalytic theory of Jacques Lacan.
Lacan devised numerous quasi-mathematical diagrams to represent the structur...
Budapest School (Lukács)
The Budapest School (Hungarian: Budapesti iskola, German: Budapester Schule) was a school of thought, originally of Marxist humanism, but later of Post-Marxism and dissident Liberalism that em...
Culture industry
The term culture industry (German: Kulturindustrie) was coined by the critical theorists Theodor Adorno (1903–1969) and Max Horkheimer (1895–1973), and was presented as critical vocabulary in the chap...
Theodor W. Adorno bibliography
The following is a list of the major work by Theodor W. Adorno, a 20th-century German philosopher, sociologist and critical theorist associated closely with the Frankfurt School. This list also inclu...
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Western Marxism
Western Marxism is a body of various Marxist theoreticians based in Western and Central Europe, in contrast with philosophy in the Soviet Union. While György Lukács's History and Class Consciousness a...
Welsh School (security studies)
The Welsh School (sometimes the Aberystwyth School) also known as emancipatory realism is a school within the discipline of security studies. It is a critical approach that aims to link security to cr...
Theodor W. Adorno
Theodor W. Adorno (/əˈdɔːrnoʊ/; [aˈdɔʀno]; born Theodor Ludwig Wiesengrund; September 11, 1903 – August 6, 1969) was a German sociologist, philosopher and musicologist known for his critical theo...
Arcades Project
The Passagenwerk or Arcades Project was an unfinished project of German literary critic Walter Benjamin, written between 1927 and 1940. An enormous collection of writings on the city life of Paris in ...
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Walter Benjamin
Walter Bendix Schönflies Benjamin ([ˈvaltɐ ˈbɛnjamiːn]; 15 July 1892 – 26 September 1940) was a German philosopher and cultural critic. An eclectic thinker, combining elements of German idealism, Rom...
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Herbert Marcuse
Herbert Marcuse ([maʀˈkuːzə]; July 19, 1898 – July 29, 1979) was a German American philosopher, sociologist, and political theorist, associated with the Frankfurt School of critical theory. Born in ...
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Andrew Bowie
Andrew S. Bowie (born 1952) is Professor of Philosophy and German at Royal Holloway, University of London and Founding Director of the Humanities and Arts Research Centre (HARC).He has worked to promo...
Dialectic of Enlightenment
Dialectic of Enlightenment (German: Dialektik der Aufklärung) is a work of philosophy and social criticism written by Frankfurt School philosophers Max Horkheimer and Theodor W. Adorno and first p...
An Essay on Liberation
An Essay on Liberation is a 1969 book by Frankfurt School philosopher Herbert Marcuse.
Marcuse argues that advanced industrial society has rendered the traditional conception of human freedom as o...
Rainer Forst
Rainer Forst (born August 15, 1964, Wiesbaden) is a German philosopher and political theorist, and was named the "most important political philosopher of his generation" in 2012, when he won the Gottf...
Erich Fromm
Erich Seligmann Fromm ([fʀɔm]; March 23, 1900 – March 18, 1980) was a German social psychologist, psychoanalyst, sociologist, humanistic philosopher, and democratic socialist. He was associated with w...
Albrecht Wellmer
Albrecht Wellmer (born July 9, 1933) is a prominent German philosopher at the Freie Universität Berlin.
He studied maths and physics at Berlin and Kiel, then philosophy and sociology at Heidelberg...
Carl Grünberg
Carl Grünberg (February 10, 1861 – February 2, 1940) was a German Marxist philosopher. He was the first director of the Institute for Social Research, later known as the Frankfurt School. He establish...