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Theodor Adorno (1903-69) was once certainly the most important philosopher of the Frankfurt tuition, the influential team of German thinkers that fled to the USA within the Thirties, together with such thinkers as Herbert Marcuse and Max Horkheimer. His paintings has proved tremendously influential in sociology, philosophy and cultural concept. Aesthetic Theory is Adorno's posthumous magnum opus and the end result of a lifetime's research. Analysing the chic, the gruesome and the attractive, Adorno indicates how such suggestions body and distil human adventure and that it truly is human event that eventually underlies aesthetics. In Adorno's formula 'art is the sedimented heritage of human misery'.

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