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Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt
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Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt
The Life and Work of A Moral Philosopher

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Hannah Arendt's life
and legacy debated
by some talking heads.

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Thanks! I have been lazy in not reading too much of Arendt. Hopefully Victa Activa will activate...

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The life of this great historical and literary figure is given a meandering and unfocused documentary treatment. The raw elements are there but the footage hasn't been constructed into a compelling and cohesive narrative. Many of the interviews of those who knew her are fascinating but get ...Read more

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Missed hearing anything about her University of Chicago days. But her profound insight into the nature of totalitarianism is a warning to today's events.