The Dialectical Imagination: A History of the Frankfurt School and the Institute of Social Research, 1923-1950 (Weimar and Now: German Cultural Criticism)

By Martin Jay

Herbert Marcuse, Erich Fromm, Max Horkheimer, Franz Neumann, Theodor Adorno, Leo Lowenthal—the influence of the Frankfurt institution at the sociological, political, and cultural considered the 20th century has been profound. The Dialectical Imagination is an incredible heritage of this enormous cultural and highbrow company in the course of its early years in Germany and within the usa. Martin Jay has supplied a considerable new preface for this version, during which he displays at the carrying on with relevance of the paintings of the Frankfurt School.

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1923–1950 / Martin Jay. p. cm. —(Weimar and now; 10) initially released: Boston: Little, Brown, 1973. contains bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-0-520-20423-2 (pbk. : alk. paper) 1. Institut für Sozialforschung (Frankfurt am major, Germany)— heritage. 2. Social sciences—Research—United States. three. Frankfurt university of sociology. I. identify. II. sequence. H62. J37 1996 95-37290 300′. 720434164—dc20 CIP published within the united states the writer is thankful for permission to cite from the subsequent formerly copyrighted works: The Authoritarian character via T. W. Adorno et al. Quotations from pages vii, ix, 15, 18, 111, 176, 228, 359, 371, 671, 676, 747, 759 and 976. released through Harper & Row, 1950. Reprinted through permission of the writer. Prisms through Theodor W. Adorno. released through Neville Spearman constrained, 1967, London. Reprinted by means of permission of the writer. Illuminations through Walter Benjamin, edited with an advent via Hannah Arendt. Translated via Harry Zohn. released via Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. Copyright © 1955 through Suhrkamp Verlag. Translation Copyright © 1968 by means of Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Reprinted by means of permission of the writer. Politics, legislation and Social swap: chosen Essays of Kirchheimer edited by way of Frederic S. Burin and Kurt L. Shell. Quotations from pages 15, 32, seventy nine, 86 and xvi released by way of Columbia college Press. Copyright © 1969 through Columbia college Press. Reprinted by way of permission of the writer. fabric reprinted from pages ninety three, ninety nine, 108, 131, one hundred fifty five, 158–9 of this quantity used to be initially released on pages 264–289 and 456–475 of stories in Philosophy and Social technological know-how, IX (1941), a periodical previously released by means of the Institute of Social examine. those excerpts are used right here by way of permission of the previous editor of this ebook, Professor Max Horkheimer. The highbrow Migration: Europe and the USA, 1930–1960, Donald Fleming and Bernard Bailyn, eds. , Cambridge, Mass. : The Belknap Press of Harvard collage Press, 1969, pages 286, 301, 325, 341, 343, 361 and 363. Reprinted via permission of the writer. break out from Freedom by way of Erich Fromm. released by means of Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc. , big apple. released because the worry of Freedom by way of Routledge and Kegan Paul Ltd. , London, 1942. Copyright 1941 © 1969 by way of Erich Fromm. Reprinted by means of permission of the publishers. Dämmerung via Max Horkheimer less than the pseudonym Heinrich Regius. released through Oprecht and Helbling in Zurich, Switzerland in 1934. Reprinted via permission of the writer. The Eclipse of cause by means of Max Horkheimer. released through Oxford college Press. Copyright 1947 by means of Oxford collage Press. Reprinted via permission of the writer. Literature and identical to guy by way of Leo Lowenthal. released through Beacon Press. Copyright © 1957 through Leo Lowenthal. Reprinted by way of permission of the writer. Eros and Civilization via Herbert Marcuse. released by way of Beacon Press. Copyright © 1955 via the Beacon Press. Reprinted via permission of the writer. Negations through Herbert Marcuse. released by way of Beacon Press. Copyright © 1968 through Herbert Marcuse.

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