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The Resource Arendt and America, Richard H. King

Arendt and America, Richard H. King

Label
Arendt and America
Title
Arendt and America
Statement of responsibility
Richard H. King
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Books about Hannah Arendt abound; but there are none that deal with Arendt’s 30-year time in America, at least not until now. Richard King’s study of Arendt and America will be quick to establish itself as one of the most significant publications in intellectual history in recent years
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10457151
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Dewey number
320.5
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Arendt and America, Richard H. King
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Hannah Arendt's world -- Guilt and responsibility -- The origins of totalitarianism in America -- Rediscovering the world -- Arendt, Tocqueville, and Cold War America -- Arendt, Riesman, and America as mass society -- Arendt and postwar American thought -- Reflections/refractions of race, 1945-1955 -- Arendt, the schools, and civil rights -- The Eichmann case -- Against the liberal grain -- The revolutionary traditions -- The crises of Arendt's republic -- Conclusion: once more: the film, Eichmann, and evil
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 412 pages
Isbn
9780226311494
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2015011456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)902656926
Label
Arendt and America, Richard H. King
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Hannah Arendt's world -- Guilt and responsibility -- The origins of totalitarianism in America -- Rediscovering the world -- Arendt, Tocqueville, and Cold War America -- Arendt, Riesman, and America as mass society -- Arendt and postwar American thought -- Reflections/refractions of race, 1945-1955 -- Arendt, the schools, and civil rights -- The Eichmann case -- Against the liberal grain -- The revolutionary traditions -- The crises of Arendt's republic -- Conclusion: once more: the film, Eichmann, and evil
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 412 pages
Isbn
9780226311494
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2015011456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)902656926

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