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    DescriptionAlthough she herself rejected the title, Hannah Arendt is widely considered one of the foremost political philosophers of her time. This book collects 41 examples of her writings from the first two decades of her career, in exile in Paris in the 1930s and as an migr to the United States in the 1940s. In the essays, she grapples with the philosophic


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    Title
    Essays in Understanding, 1930-1954
    Subtitle
    Formation, Exile
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Hannah Arendt, By (author) Jerome Kohn
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 458
    Width: 127 mm
    Height: 203 mm
    Thickness: 33 mm
    Weight: 499 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780805211863
    ISBN 10: 0805211861
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    BIC E4L: POL
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    LC classification: B945 .A691 2005
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    Publisher
    Schocken Books
    Imprint name
    Schocken Books
    Publication date
    07 June 2005
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Hannah Arendt was born in Hanover, Germany, 1906, fled to Paris in 1933, and came to the United States after the outbreak of World War II. She was editorial director of Schocken Books from 1946 to 1948. She taught at Berkeley, Princeton, the University of Chicago, and The New School for Social Research. Arendt died in 1975.
    Table of contents
    Introduction by Jerome Kohn •“What Remains? The Language Remains”: A Conversation with Günter Grass (1964) •Augustine and Protestantism (1930) •Philosophy and Sociology (1930) •Søren Kierkegaard (1932) •Friedrich von Gentz (1932) •Berlin Salon (1932) •On the Emancipation of Women (1933) •Franz Kafka: A Revalulation (1944) •Foreign Affairs in the Foreign-Language Press (1944) •Approaches to the “German Problem” (1945) •Organized Guilt and Universal Responsibility (1945) •Nightmare and Flight (1945) •Dilthey as Philosopher and Historian (1945) •The Seeds of a Fascist International (1945) •Christianity and Revolution (1945) •Power Politics Triumphs (1945–46) •No Longer and Not Yet (1946) •What Is Existential Philosophy? (1946) •French Existentialism (1946) •The Ivory Tower of Common Sense (1946) •The Image of Hell (1946) •The Nation (1946) •Dedication to Karl Jaspers (1948) •Rand School Lecture (1948) •Religion and the Intellectuals (1950) •Social Science Techniques and the Study of Concentration Camps (1950) •The Aftermath of Nazi Rule: Report from Germany (1950) •The Egg Speaks Up (1951) •At Table with Hitler (1951) •Mankind and Terror (1953) •Understanding and Politics (The Difficulties of Understanding) (1954) •On the Nature of Totalitarianism: An Essay in Understanding (1954) •Heidegger the Fox (1953) •Understanding Communism (1953) •Religion and Politics (1953) •The Ex-Communists (1953) •An Reply to Eric Voegelin (1953) •Dream and Nightmare (1954) •Europe and the Atom Bomb (1954) •The Threat of Conformism (1954) •Concern with Politics in Recent European Philosophical Thought (1954)