The Philosophy of Hannah Arendt (PHI4131.02)

Paul Voice

Hannah Arendt (1906-1975) was a major political theorist whose work has become increasingly influential in recent years. A student of Martin Heidegger and Karl Jaspers, her extensive writings cover such topics as the nature of power, the meaning of the political and the problem of revolution. This seven week course is a critical exploration of some of her major works, including The Human Condition, On Revolution, and Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil.

Prerequisites: Previous courses in SCT.
Credits: 2
M 4:10pm - 6:00pm; Th 4:10pm - 6:00pm (second seven weeks)
Maximum Enrollment: 18
Course Frequency:
This course is categorized as All courses, Second Seven Week, Two Credit, 4000, Philosophy, Paul Voice, Monday and/or Thursday Afternoons.