Max Horkheimer (German: [ˈhɔɐ̯kˌhaɪmɐ]; 14 Februar 1895 – 7 Julie 1973) wis a German filosofer an sociologist that wis famous for his wark in creetical theory as a member o the 'Frankfurt Schuil' o social resairch.

Max Horkheimer
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Horkheimer in Heidelberg in 1964
Born14 Februar 1895(1895-02-14)
Zuffenhausen (nou Stuttgart), Württemberg, Germany
Died7 Julie 1973(1973-07-07) (aged 78)
Nuremberg, Bavarie, Germany
NaitionalityGerman, American
Era20t century filosofie
RegionWastren filosofie
SchuilContinental filosofie, Frankfurt Schuil creetical theory, Wastren Marxism
Notable ideas
Creetical theory as opponed tae tradeetional theory, cultur industry, authoritarian personality, eclipse o raison, critique o instrumental raison

ReferencesEedit

  1. Zoltán Tarr, The Frankfurt School: The Critical Theories of Max Horkheimer and Theodor W. Adorno, Transaction Publishers, 2011, p. 52.