Donald Trump: A Critical Theory-Perspective on Authoritarian Capitalism

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Christian Fuchs;
(2017)
  • Publisher: tripleC
  • Journal: tripleC: Communication (issn: 1726-670X, eissn: 1726-670X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.31269/triplec.v15i1.835
  • Subject: Donald Trump | critical theory | capitalism | political economy | Franz L. Neumann | Theodor W. Adorno | Erich Fromm | authoritarian statism | state theory | ideology critique | USA | United States politics | 2016 US presidential election | Communication. Mass media | P87-96 | Communities. Classes. Races | HT51-1595

This paper analyses economic power, state power and ideological power in the age of Donald Trump with the help of critical theory. It applies the critical theory approaches of thinkers such as Franz Neumann, Theodor W. Adorno and Erich Fromm. It analyses changes of US c... View more
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