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Author Holub, Robert C

Title Jürgen Habermas : critic in the public sphere / Robert C. Holub
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1991


Description 1 online resource
Series Critics of the twentieth century
Critics of the twentieth century (London, England)
Contents Introduction: Intervention in the public sphere -- Methodology in the social sciences: the positivist debate -- On ideology and interpretation: the debate with hans-georg Gadamer -- Democracy and the student movement: the debate with the left -- Systems and society: the debate with Niklas Luhmann -- Modernity and postmodernity: the debate with Jean-Francois Lyotard -- National socialism and the Holocaust: the debate with the historians
Summary Annotation Examines the theoretical and practical dimensions of Habermas's debates with contemporary philosophy and the social sciences and the politically informed unity of his theory and practice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Habermas, Jürgen.
Habermas, Jürgen.
Habermas, Jürgen.
Sociology -- Germany (West) -- History
Public interest -- Germany (West)
Communication -- Philosophy
Critical theory.
critical theories (dialectical critiques)
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Social Scientists & Psychologists.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Regional Studies.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sociology -- General.
Communication -- Philosophy.
Critical theory.
Public interest.
Kritische Theorie
Kritische theorie.
Sociale filosofie.
Germany (West)
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781134921102