The Stars Down to Earth: The Los Angeles Times Astrology Column

  title={The Stars Down to Earth: The Los Angeles Times Astrology Column},
  author={Theodor Wiesengrund Adorno},
  pages={13 - 90}
  • Theodor Wiesengrund Adorno
  • Published 1974
  • Sociology
  • Telos
  • The group of studies to which the content analysis of the Los Angeles Times astrology column belongs, sets as its aim the investigation of the nature and motivations of some large-scale social phenomena involving irrational elements in a peculiar way—fused with what may be dubbed pseudo-rationality. Various mass movements spread all over the world in which people seem to act against their own rational interests of self-preservation and the “pursuit of happiness” have been evident now for a… CONTINUE READING
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