Format: Trade Paperback, 108 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press On Sale: June 15, 1979 Price: $18.00
Developing a concept briefly introduced in Counterrevolution and Revolt, Marcuse here addresses the shortcomings of a Marxist aesthetic theory and explores a dialectical aesthetic in which art functions as the conscience of society. Marcuse argues that art is the only form of expression that can take up where religion and philosophy...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press On Sale: June 1, 1971 Price: $20.00
Marcuse, the author of One-Dimensional Man, argues that the traditional conceptions of human freedom have been rendered obsolete by the development of advanced industrial society. An Essay on Liberation outlines the new possibilities for contemporary human liberation.
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Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press On Sale: September 15, 1974 Price: $24.00
In this classic work, Herbert Marcuse takes as his starting point Freud’s statement that civilization is based on the permanent subjugation of the human instincts, his reconstruction of the prehistory of mankind - to an interpretation of the basic trends of western civilization, stressing the philosophical and sociological implications.
Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press On Sale: October 1, 1991 Price: $22.00
Originally published in 1964, One-Dimensional Man quickly became one of the most important texts in the ensuing decade of radical political change. This second edition, newly introduced by Marcuse scholar Douglas Kellner, presents Marcuse’s best-selling work to another generation of readers in the context of contemporary events.