The Forschungskolleg Humanwissenschaften: EventsThursday, 12 June 2014, 11:30
Samuel Müller (New School for Social Reserach)
»The Question of Transcendence in Jürgen Habermas's Early Critical Theory«
Samuel F. Müller is a doctoral student at the Department of Politics at the New School for Social Research in New York. His dissertation is entitled »›Judeo-Christian Mysticism‹ and ›Bourgeois Religion‹: Reconstructing ›Religion‹ in Jürgen Habermas' Critical Social Theory, from The Absolute and History to The Theory of Communicative Action«. He graduated with a Diplom in Social Sciences from Humboldt University of Berlin and received a M.A. as well as an M.Phil. degree in Politics from the New School for Social Research. In 2013/14 he is, on the invitation of the Alfons und Gertrud Kassel Foundation and the Cluster of Excellence »The Formation of Normative Orders« a Fellow at the Forschungskolleg Humanwissenschaften of Frankfurt University.