A Short History of My Philosophy by Agnes Heller

By Agnes Heller

a brief heritage of My Philosophy is an autobiographic account of Agnes Heller's highbrow and educational occupation. whereas the narration regularly strains the improvement of rules, we additionally learn the way they happened within the context of hard existence conditions. Agnes Heller offers the lifetime of her principles is 4 phases: the 1st, 'years of apprenticeship,' info either the pre- and post-Hungarian revolution interval in which she studied below György Lukács; the second one, 'years of dialogue,' describes the relationships of the 'Budapest university' when it comes to their shared paintings and contributions; the 3rd, 'years of creating and intervention,' offers perception into very important works written whereas residing in Australia, besides Agnes Heller's political engagements in this interval; and at last, the fourth, 'years of wandering,' describes a number of the tasks Agnes Heller has undertaken as a world-traveler at meetings because the departure of her overdue husband, Ferenc Fehér.

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