Arendt

  • (noun): United States historian and political philosopher (born in Germany) (1906-1975).
    Synonyms: Hannah Arendt

Some articles on arendt:

Margarethe Von Trotta - Career - HANNAH ARENDT
... Hannah Arendt (2012) portrays an important segment in the true life of the German-Jewish academic, Hannah Arendt ... with Thilo Wydra, von Trotta is asked if Arendt is similar to the women she has portrayed in past films ... Von Trotta says, “Hannah Arendt is a woman who fits into my personal mold of historically important women that I have portrayed in my films ...
Adolf Eichmann - Analysis
... Political theorist Hannah Arendt, a Jew who fled Germany after Hitler's rise to power, reported on Eichmann's trial for The New Yorker ... In Eichmann in Jerusalem, a book formed by this reporting, Arendt details the conclusion of several Israeli psychiatrists that Eichmann was "normal." She called him the embodiment of the "banality of evil", as he ... Stanley Milgram interpreted Arendt's work as stating that even the most ordinary of people can commit horrendous crimes if placed in certain situations and given certain incentives ...
Arendt De Roy
... Arendt de Roy or Arendt van Roy (died May 24, 1589) was a Dutch architect ... Persondata Name Roy, Arendt de Alternative names Short description Date of birth Place of birth Date of death May 24, 1589 Place of death ...
Nicole Arendt
... Arendt (born August 26, 1969) is an American professional tennis player ... Arendt won sixteen doubles titles in her career ... Arendt reached her career-high doubles ranking of third in the world on August 25, 1997 ...
St.augustine - Influence
... Hannah Arendt began her philosophical writing with a dissertation on Augustine's concept of love, Der Liebesbegriff bei Augustin (1929) "The young Arendt attempted to show that the philosophical ... Arendt.. ... Hannah Arendt, an influential 20th century political theorist, wrote her doctoral dissertation in philosophy on St ...

Famous quotes containing the word arendt:

    Wherever the relevance of speech is at stake, matters become political by definition, for speech is what makes man a political being.
    —Hannah Arendt (1906–1975)

    Total loyalty is possible only when fidelity is emptied of all concrete content, from which changes of mind might naturally arise.
    —Hannah Arendt (1906–1975)

    Totalitarianism is never content to rule by external means, namely, through the state and a machinery of violence; thanks to its peculiar ideology and the role assigned to it in this apparatus of coercion, totalitarianism has discovered a means of dominating and terrorizing human beings from within.
    —Hannah Arendt (1906–1975)