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The Public Realm and the Public Self : the Political Theory of Hannah Arendt.

Author: Shiraz Dossa
Publisher: Waterloo : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2006.
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From the time she set the intellectual world on fire with her reflections on Eichmann (1963), Hannah Arendt has been seen, essentially, as a literary commentator who had interesting things to say about political and cultural matters. In this critical study, Shiraz Dossa argues that Arendt is a political theorist in the sense in which Aristotle is a theorist, and that the key to her political theory lies in the twin  Read more...
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Dossa, Shiraz.
Public Realm and the Public Self : The Political Theory of Hannah Arendt.
Waterloo : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, ©2006
Named Person: Hannah Arendt; Hannah Arendt
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shiraz Dossa
ISBN: 9780889208315 088920831X
OCLC Number: 753479486
Description: 1 online resource (169 pages)
Contents: Preface; Abbreviations; 1. HANNAH ARENDT AS A POLITICAL THEORIST; 2. TRADITION AND THE PAST; 3. VITA ACTIVA: NATURE AND POLITICS; 4. THE PUBLIC REALM; 5. MORALITY AND POLITICS; Appendix: The Life of the Mind; Selected writings on Arendt; Index.

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From the time she set the intellectual world on fire with her reflections on Eichmann (1963), Hannah Arendt has been seen, essentially, as a literary commentator who had interesting things to say about political and cultural matters. In this critical study, Shiraz Dossa argues that Arendt is a political theorist in the sense in which Aristotle is a theorist, and that the key to her political theory lies in the twin notions of the "public realm" and the "public self". In this work, the author explains how Arendt's unconventional and controversial views make sense on the terrain of her politi.

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