Habermas


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Habermas

(ˈhɑːbərmas)
n
(Biography) Jürgen (ˈjyrɡən). born 1929, German social theorist: his chief works are Theory and Practice (1963) and Knowledge and Human Interests (1968)
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It is noteworthy that the philosopher Jrgen Habermas took up the cudgels for the latter's position.
This is the natural inclination of human beings to come to a better understanding of themselves and of one another by way of culture and language in our everyday world-or the 'lifeworld,' as Habermas calls it.
Entre os autores representativos desse periodo podem ser citados, sem qualquer duvida, Jurgen Habermas e Ronald Dworkin--este, alvo de nossos estudos mais recentes (3).
This paper explores the potential of Jurgen Habermas's theory of communicative action to serve as an integrative East-West paradigm for communication research on the subject of modernization.