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New German Critique (1 February 2009) 36 (1 (106)): 103–117.
Published: 01 February 2009
... the world of today. New German Critique, Inc. 2009 A Close Reading of Georg Simmel’s Essay “How Is Society Possible?” The Thought of the Outside and Its Various Incarnations Stéphane Symons In the following close reading of Georg Simmel’s “How...
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New German Critique (1 November 2010) 37 (3 (111)): 173–198.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Adi Armon During the Weimar years Leo Strauss was intellectually and spiritually close to streams of thought that were averse to liberalism, enlightenment, and democracy. Specifically, he was mostly influenced by Friedrich Nietzsche, Martin Heidegger, and Carl Schmitt. The political philosophy of...
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New German Critique (1 August 2013) 40 (2 (119)): 1–29.
Published: 01 August 2013
... reflection on the entwining of religious symbols and social theory by Habermas, Vattimo, and Girard brings to light an alternative project, namely, the aestheticization of religion. © 2013 by New German Critique, Inc. 2013 Nihilism and Belief in Contemporary European Thought...
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New German Critique (1 February 2013) 40 (1 (118)): 93–117.
Published: 01 February 2013
..., cannot exist on one experiential continuum. The difficulty, perhaps impossibility, of bringing them together is a particularly revealing index of the practical deficit in Adorno's thinking. © 2013 by New German Critique, Inc. 2013 Thought Woken by Memory: Adorno’s Circuitous Path to Utopia...
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New German Critique (1 February 2017) 44 (1 (130)): 169–203.
Published: 01 February 2017
... and Political Culture in East Germany . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Hermann Glöckner: Waste as a Figure of Thought? Sarah E. James From 1958 until around 1977 the still relatively unknown East German artist Hermann Glöckner...
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New German Critique (1 November 2016) 43 (3 (129)): 73–89.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Fred Rush Theodor W. Adorno has a complex attitude toward utopian thought. Although he views as destructive and dangerous fascist and “vulgar” Marxist strands of utopianism and has a subtle diagnostic critique of their attractions and deficiencies, he finds the proper use of utopian imagination...
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New German Critique (1 February 2015) 42 (1 (124)): 203–221.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Gili Kliger While the founding members of the Frankfurt School, notably Theodor W. Adorno, devoted much of their thought to aesthetic experience, Jürgen Habermas came to reflect on aesthetics only sparingly. This article considers the role of Adorno's aesthetic theory in Habermas's thought by...
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New German Critique (1 August 2011) 38 (2 (113)): 89–128.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Stefanos Geroulanos This essay, a history of multiple receptions, assesses three interdependent innovations in French thought during the 1930s: the ascendancy of several Russian émigré intellectuals, especially the historian of religion and science Alexandre Koyré; the introduction of the...
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New German Critique (1 February 2012) 39 (1 (115)): 199–224.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Noah B. Strote This essay traces the historical evolution of a novel type of individual in western and especially German-speaking Europe at the turn of the twentieth century: the Jew who recognized himself, and was recognized by others, through the way he thought as opposed to how he looked...
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New German Critique (1 November 2012) 39 (3 (117)): 33–45.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., Emmanuel Levinas, and Gilbert Simondon—these concepts came to define the place of Husserl in modern thought. Husserl's phenomenology structured the use and meaning of these concepts for a new generation of French philosophy; at the same time, it came under increased scrutiny, at least in part on account of...
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New German Critique (1 February 2013) 40 (1 (118)): 1–27.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Victoria I. Burke Goethe thought that Antigone's celebrated speech of defiance, attesting to the irreplaceability of Polyneices, was surely spurious. This motive for her action, he thought, bordered on the comic. Hegel, however, takes seriously the irreplaceability of the brother and women's desire...
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New German Critique (1 February 2015) 42 (1 (124)): 67–97.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Edward Baring In the early reception of Martin Heidegger in Europe, networks of religious philosophers and theologians, in particular dialectical theologians and neo-scholastics, helped carry Heidegger's thought throughout and beyond the German-speaking world. Despite the paucity of references to...
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New German Critique (1 February 2018) 45 (1 (133)): 181–205.
Published: 01 February 2018
... and Scholem’s thought also reveals a deep intellectual affinity that both were unwilling to face. This article shows how Scholem and Taubes had a surprisingly similar understanding of the nature of messianism, though not its scope. For Scholem, messianism remains a strictly Jewish phenomenon; for...
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New German Critique (1 February 2017) 44 (1 (130)): 143–167.
Published: 01 February 2017
... new form of criticism as an intervention into the Methodenstreit (methodological debate) and the field of social energetics, two crucial discussions around 1900 on the future of the humanities. The article also shows that Worringer's new criticism, which takes the form of the Denkbild (thought-image...
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New German Critique (1 August 2008) 35 (2 (104)): 103–137.
Published: 01 August 2008
... Horkheimer further ignited a vigorous debate between Thurnwald and Mühlmann about a concept that also became a central issue in Horkheimer's thought and editorial practice: race. Thurnwald had begun his career as a founder of the German Society for Racial Hygiene, but by the 1920s he had developed into a...
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New German Critique (1 February 2009) 36 (1 (106)): 35–60.
Published: 01 February 2009
... contradictory movement from a purely observational to a theoretical stance: according to Arendt, we can understand the historical implications of the Nazi genocide only if we engage in the crisscrossing of history and thought. New German Critique, Inc. 2009 The Holocaust and Hannah Arendt’s Philosophical...
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New German Critique (1 November 2008) 35 (3 (105)): 57–69.
Published: 01 November 2008
... then to the question of whether Benjamin in fact refers to the second letter to the Corinthians or whether there are not good reasons to assume that Benjamin is closer to Cohen's thought of the messianic power of weakness than to Paul's heroic suffering. New German Critique, Inc. 2008...
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New German Critique (1 February 2009) 36 (1 (106)): 83–101.
Published: 01 February 2009
... lie in Simmel's deep ambivalence toward the new forms of experience he describes? And does this ambivalence legitimate his historically transitional status in the history of modernist thought, ceding the role of critic of modern life to Georg Lukács, Theodor W. Adorno, and Walter Benjamin? Or is...
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New German Critique (1 November 2008) 35 (3 (105)): 97–120.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Nitzan Lebovic This article addresses the strange reappearance of Carl Schmitt in the context of German Jewish thought after 1940. The focus is on the role political theology played in the work of Martin Buber, Hugo Bergman, and Jacob Taubes, three men who met in Jerusalem during the late 1940s and...
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New German Critique (1 November 2009) 36 (3 (108)): 73–83.
Published: 01 November 2009
... outcomes of the positive judgment of the Marx Brothers' films in Adorno and Cavell, one can find the decisive bifurcation that separates their thoughts on film. The tension between opera and film as screened in Marx Brothers at the Opera becomes the touchstone for the differences in value judgment. While...