Hannah Arendt and the Politics of Friendship

Hannah Arendt and the Politics of Friendship

by Jon Nixon

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ISBN-13: 9781472505101
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Publication date: 01/29/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 240
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Jon Nixon is Honorary Professor at The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. He has held chairs at four universities across the UK.
Jon Nixon is Honorary Professor in the Center for Lifelong Learning Research and Development at The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, and Visiting Professor at Middlesex University, UK.

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements
Chapter 1 A child of the time
Chapter 2 Friendship and plurality
Chapter 3 Friendship as promise
Chapter 4 Arendt and Heidegger: the struggle for friendship
Chapter 5 Arendt and Jaspers: becoming worldly
Chapter 6 Arendt and McCarthy: becoming our selves
Chapter 7 Arendt and Blücher: flourishing together
Chapter 8 The hermeneutics of friendship
Chapter 9 The republic of friendship
Epilogue: A woman of the world
Appendix: Outline chronology of Arendt's life and works
References
Index

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