Reflections on America
Reflections on America
Tocqueville, Weber and Adorno in the United States

Examines the intellectual history of comparing Europe and the United States. Claus Offe considers the perspectives adopted by three of Europe's greatest social scientists - Alexis de Tocqueville, Max Weber and Theodor W. Adorno - in their comparative writings on Europe and the US. Written by one of the leading social scientists of Europe. Questions the relevance of the paradigm of the shared political and social development of Europe and the US to transatlantic relations today.

Add Remove

references Theodor W. Adorno on 3/2/2020, 2:00:20 AM

references Max Weber on 3/2/2020, 2:00:20 AM

references Alexis de Tocqueville on 3/2/2020, 2:00:20 AM

The Idea of the Culture Industry cites Reflections on America on 3/2/2020, 1:59:45 AM