“Not only is domination paid for with the estrangement of human beings from the dominated objects,…”

Date

source

share

“Not only is domination paid for with the estrangement of human beings from the dominated objects, but the relationships of human beings, including the relationship of individuals to themselves, have themselves been bewitched by the objectification of mind. Individuals shrink to the nodal points of conventional reactions and the modes of operation objectively expected of them.”

Max Horkheimer & Theodor W. Adorno, Dialectic of Enlightenment

Originally appeared on Philosophy Bits Read More

More
articles

More
news

Aristotle’s Ethics

[Revised entry by Richard Kraut on July 2, 2022. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Aristotle conceives of ethical theory as...

Respect

[Revised entry by Robin S. Dillon on July 2, 2022. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Respect has great importance in...