By Deborah Cook

a long time prior to the environmental stream emerged within the Sixties, Adorno condemned our damaging and self-destructive courting to the flora and fauna, caution of the disaster which can end result if we proceed to regard nature as an item that exists completely for our personal profit. "Adorno on Nature" offers the 1st special exam of the pivotal position of the assumption of traditional historical past in Adorno's paintings. A comparability of Adorno's matters with these of key ecological theorists - social ecologist Murray Bookchin, ecofeminist Carolyn service provider, and deep ecologist Arne Naess - finds how Adorno speaks on to a lot of modern so much urgent environmental concerns. finishing with a dialogue of the philosophical conundrum of solidarity in range, "Adorno on Nature" additionally explores how social cohesion will be promoted as an important technique of confronting environmental problems.

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