Walter Benjamin Selected Writings

Author: Walter Benjamin
Editor: Belknap Press
ISBN: 9780674019812
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Radical critic of a European civilization plunging into darkness, yet commemorator of the humane traditions of the old bourgeoisie--such was Walter Benjamin in the later 1930s. This volume, the third in a four-volume set, offers twenty-seven brilliant pieces, nineteen of which have never before been translated.
Walter Benjamin: Selected Writings
Language: en
Pages: 462
Authors: Walter Benjamin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-01 - Publisher: Belknap Press

Radical critic of a European civilization plunging into darkness, yet commemorator of the humane traditions of the old bourgeoisie--such was Walter Benjamin in the later 1930s. This volume, the third in a four-volume set, offers twenty-seven brilliant pieces, nineteen of which have never before been translated.
Selected Writings: 1935-1938
Language: en
Pages: 462
Authors: Walter Benjamin, Howard Eiland, Fletcher Jones Professor of Economics Gary Smith
Categories: Aesthetics, German
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Comprising more than 65 pieces - journal articles, reviews, extended essays, sketches, aphorisms, and fragments - this volume shows the range of Walter Benjamin's writing. His topics here include poetry, fiction, drama, history, religion, love, violence, morality and mythology.
Selected Writings: 1938-1940
Language: en
Pages: 477
Authors: Walter Benjamin
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Selections from the canon of Walter Benjamin focus on history, technology, and the nature of modernism, in essays on Charles Baudelaire, the crisis of meaning in the modern world, the value of the written word, and other topics. (Philosophy)
Walter Benjamin's Antifascist Education
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Tyson E. Lewis
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

A comprehensive study of education in the writings of Walter Benjamin. Walter Benjamin’s Antifascist Education is the first comprehensive analysis of educational themes across the entirety of the critical theorist’s diverse writings. Starting with Benjamin’s early reflections on teaching and learning, Tyson E. Lewis argues that the aesthetic and cultural
In the Hotel Abyss
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Robert D. Lanning
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-10 - Publisher: BRILL

This book is an analysis of a selection of Adorno’s work distinguishing his dialectics from Hegel, Marx and other members of the Frankfurt School (Benjamin, Kracauer, Marcuse) in the analysis of jazz, popular music, radio and pre-war pro-fascist propaganda.