On Violence
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On Violence

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An analysis of the nature, causes, and significance of violence in the second half of the twentieth century. Arendt also reexamines the relationship between war, politics, violence, and power. "Incisive, deeply probing, written with clarity and grace, it provides an ideal framework for understanding the turbulence of our times"(Nation). Index.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 136 x 203 x 7.11mm | 122.47g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0156695006
  • 9780156695008
  • 44,113

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About Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt (1906-1975) is considered one of the most important and influential thinkers of the twentieth century. She is the author of numerous articles and books, including The Origins of Totalitarianism and the essay collection Men in Dark Times.
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2,140 ratings
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2 6% (131)
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