Knowledge and Human Interests

Author:Jurgen Habermas

Page number, Format:341, A5

Financing:The book was published by support of CEU translation Project and financial assistance of foundation of OSI – Zug, publishing development center of Open Society institute in Budapest (GPD), Social Science support program (SSSP) of Open Society – Georgian foundation (OSGF) and Publishing-translating program (TR), 2003.

Short Description:In the first two chapters of the book the topics on cognition crisis (Hegel, Kant, and Marx), Positivism, Pragmatism and historism (Kont and Makch, Spirs, Dilthay) are discussed; in the final part of the book we can find question on critics as a unity of cognition and interest.