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By Deborah Cook

a long time sooner than the environmental circulation emerged within the Sixties, Adorno condemned our harmful and self-destructive courting to the wildlife, caution of the disaster that can outcome if we proceed to regard nature as an item that exists solely for our personal profit. "Adorno on Nature" provides the 1st unique exam of the pivotal function of the assumption of traditional background in Adorno's paintings. A comparability of Adorno's issues 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 a lot of modern-day so much urgent environmental concerns. finishing with a dialogue of the philosophical conundrum of solidarity in variety, "Adorno on Nature" additionally explores how social team spirit may be promoted as an important technique of confronting environmental problems.

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