Stranger from abroad : Hannah Arendt, Martin Heidegger, friendship, and forgiveness (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Stranger from abroad : Hannah Arendt, Martin Heidegger, friendship, and forgiveness

Author: Daniel Maier-Katkin
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Shaking up the content and method by which generations of students had studied Western philosophy, Martin Heidegger sought to ennoble Man's existence in relation to Death. Yet in a time of crisis, he sought personal advancement, becoming the most prominent German intellectual to join the Nazis. Hannah Arendt, his brilliant, beautiful student and young Jewish lover, sought to enable a decent society of human beings  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biografi
Named Person: Hannah Arendt; Martin Heidegger
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Maier-Katkin
ISBN: 9780393068337 0393068331
OCLC Number: 1038629182
Description: 384 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Daniel Maier-Katkin.

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Two titans of twentieth-century thought: their lives, loves, ideas, and politics.  Read more...

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