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By Deborah Cook

a long time ahead of the environmental circulate emerged within the Nineteen Sixties, Adorno condemned our harmful and self-destructive dating to the wildlife, caution of the disaster which could consequence if we proceed to regard nature as an item that exists solely for our personal gain. "Adorno on Nature" offers the 1st precise exam of the pivotal function of the assumption of usual background in Adorno's paintings. A comparability of Adorno's matters with these of key ecological theorists - social ecologist Murray Bookchin, ecofeminist Carolyn service provider, and deep ecologist Arne Naess - unearths how Adorno speaks on to lots of modern so much urgent environmental concerns. finishing with a dialogue of the philosophical conundrum of cohesion in variety, "Adorno on Nature" additionally explores how social unity will be promoted as an important technique of confronting environmental problems.

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