A landmark text critiquing the universalizing project of the European enlightenment. It argues the so-called promises of the intellectual movement remain unfulfilled, as does the forward-moving, developmental picture of history as a progressive continuum it espoused.
Stanford, Calif: Stanford Univ. Press, 2007.
Horkheimer, Max and Theodor W. Adorno, “Dialectic of Enlightenment: Philosophical Fragments,” Legacies of the Enlightenment, accessed December 3, 2023, http://enlightenmentlegacies.org/items/show/156.