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a school of social theory and philosophy associated in part with the Institute for Social Research at the Goethe University Frankfurt; consisted of dissidents who felt at home neither in the existent capitalist, fascist, nor communist systems that had formed at the time

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The Frankfurt School psychoanalyst Erich Fromm advocated a 'universal subsistence guarantee' in a famous 1955 book, The Sane Society

—p.15 Basic Income--Its Meaning and Historical Origins (1) by Guy Standing
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My book treats the financial and fiscal crisis of contemporary democratic capitalism in the light of Frankfurt School crisis theories of the late 1960s and early 1970s

—p.lvi Introduction (lv) by Wolfgang Streeck
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4 years, 8 months ago


The ‘Frankfurt School’ located ‘late capitalism’ (Spätkapitalismus) in the 1970s, having taken the place of liberal capitalism or free market capitalism after 1945.

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—p.3 Introduction (1) by Wolfgang Streeck
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4 years, 2 months ago


The term ‘critical theory’ has a long history. Traditionally – often in the singular and upper case – it refers to the thinkers of the Frankfurt School, the generations of philosophers and sociologists who have succeeded one another at the helm of that city’s Institut für Sozialforschung

—p.1 Introduction (1) by Gregory Elliott, Razmig Keucheyan
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4 years, 2 months ago


one would get a standard--not even traditional Marxist, but more specifically Western Marxist Frankfurt-School-style--critique of consumerism

on North Korean propaganda

—p.12 Introduction (1) by Slavoj Žižek
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4 years, 3 months ago