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Habermas, a very short introduction, James Gordon Finlayson

Label
Habermas, a very short introduction, James Gordon Finlayson
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-151) and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Habermas
Nature of contents
bibliographydictionaries
Oclc number
437108850
Responsibility statement
James Gordon Finlayson
Series statement
Very short introductions, 125
Sub title
a very short introduction
Summary
'Habermas' provides a much needed accessible way in to the long and forbiddingly technical works of the most internationally well known living German philosopher
Table Of Contents
Contents; Preface: Who is Jürgen Habermas?; Abbreviations; List of illustrations; 1 Habermas and Frankfurt School critical theory; 2 Habermas's new approach to social theory; 3 The pragmatic meaning programme; 4 The programme of social theory; 5 Habermas's theory of modernity; 6 Discourse ethics I: the discourse theory of morality; 7 Discourse ethics II: ethical discourse and the political turn; 8 Politics, democracy, and law; 9 Germany, Europe, and post-national citizenship; Appendix; Further reading; Index
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