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Adorno, Theodor Wiesengrund

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Pronunciation: /əˈdɔːnəʊ
 
, aˈdɔrno/

Definition of Adorno, Theodor Wiesengrund in English:

( 1903–69), German philosopher, sociologist, and musicologist; born Theodor Wiesengrund. A member of the Frankfurt School, Adorno argued that philosophical authoritarianism is inevitably oppressive and that all theories should be rejected.

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