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Reason and Revolution: Hegel and the Rise of Social Theory

It is of the very definition of any classic work that it will not only introduce a new depth and direction of thought, but that its original insights endure When it first appeared in 1940, Reason and Revolution by Herbert Marcuse 1898 1979 was acclaimed for its profound and undistorted reading of Hegel s social and political theory Today, the appreciation of Marcuse It is of the very definition of any classic work that it will not only introduce a new depth and direction of thought, but that its original insights endure When it first appeared in 1940, Reason and Revolution by Herbert Marcuse 1898 1979 was acclaimed for its profound and undistorted reading of Hegel s social and political theory Today, the appreciation of Marcuse s work has remained high, relevant now than ever before.In the rapidly changing context of post Cold War political realities, there is no better guide than Marcuse to where we have been and to what we might expect As he well understood, turbulent and spectacular political events always ran within channels earlier set by political theory and he equally understood that it was Hegel s often unappreciated and misunderstood theory which actually set a fundamental path of modern political life.It is a fortunate combination to have a scholar of Marcuse s brilliance and lucid honesty addressing the sources and consequences of Hegel s social theory

Title : Reason and Revolution: Hegel and the Rise of Social Theory
Author :  Herbert Marcuse
Language : English
Isbn : 157392718X
Format : paper
Pages : 440 pages

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