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16 May 2011

192 Pages

ISBN: 9780748639021

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Hannah Arendt and Political Theory

Challenging the Tradition

Steve Buckler

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Discusses Arendt's key works - The Origins of Totalitarianism, The Human Condition and On Revolution - alongside her less well known and posthumously published writing
  • Shows how Arendt framed problems with respect to specific concerns in the modern polity and democratic culture
  • Considers Arendt's views on totalitarianism, political theory, the concept of action, revolutions, political ethics, and the role of the thinker

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