Theodor W. Adorno was born in Germany in 1903, and he died there in 1969. He was Professor of Sociology and Philosophy at the University of Frankfurt for many years, and his other publications in English include Negative Dialectics (1973), Minima Moralia (1974) and Quasi Una Fantasia (1992). Max Horkheimer was born in Germany in 1895, where he died in 1973. He was a professor at the University of Frankfurt, and his other publications in English include Critical Theory (1975), Eclipse of Reason (19975), and Between Philosophy and Social Science (1993).
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