The Resource Hannah Arendt : an Introduction

Hannah Arendt : an Introduction

Label
Hannah Arendt : an Introduction
Title
Hannah Arendt
Title remainder
an Introduction
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Firmly locating Arendts ideas in the context of our times, John McGowan here offers a clear, concise overview of Arendts work and its continuing importance. Explaining the theoretical and philosophical convictions that stood behind Arendts variousand often controversialinterventions in contemporary affairs, McGowan explores the new ways of thinking that Arendts work opens up regarding current issues such as human rights, identity politics, and participatory democracy. A concluding chapter connects Arendts thought to contemporary social theory and todays political debates
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 320.5092
  • 320.5/092
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC251.A74M395 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Hannah Arendt : an Introduction
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; A Note on Usage and References; 1. Origins: Arendt's Life and Coming to Terms with Totalitarianism; 2. Politics as Identity-Disclosing Action; 3. Understanding and Judging the Reality of Evil; 4. Arendt Now; Notes; References; For Further Reading; Index
Control code
ocn476094425
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (210 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816688753
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22938473
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)476094425
  • pebcs0816688753

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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