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Hannah Arendt and Martin Heidegger : history of a love / Antonia Grunenberg ; translated by Peg Birmingham, Kristina Lebedeva, and Elizabeth von Witzke Birmingham.

Author/creator Grunenberg, Antonia author.
Other author/creatorBirmingham, Peg, 1955- translator.
Other author/creatorLebedeva, Kristina, translator.
Other author/creatorVon Witzke Birmingham, Elizabeth, translator.
Format Tactile Material, Book, and Print
Publication Info Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2017]
Copyright Notice ©2017
Descriptionxxvi, 309 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Uniform titleHannah Arendt und Martin Heidegger. English
Series Studies in Continental thought
Studies in Continental thought.
Contents World out of joint, or how the revolution in philosophy began -- Life's transformation, or the sudden erruption of love in life -- The failure of the GHerman-Jewish symbiosis, or friends becoming enemies -- Heidegger absconditus, or the discovery of America -- The break in tradition and a new beginning, or Arendt and Heidegger in counterpoint -- Amor Mundi, or thinking the world after the catastrophe.
Abstract How could Hannah Arendt, a German Jew who fled Germany in 1931, have reconciled with Martin Heidegger, whom she knew had joined and actively participated in the Nazi Party? In this remarkable biography, Antonia Grunenberg tells how the relationship between Arendt and Heidegger embraced both love and thought and made their passions inseparable, both philosophically and romantically. Grunenberg recounts how the history between Arendt and Heidegger is entwined with the history of the twentieth century with its breaks, catastrophes, and crises. Against the violent backdrop of the last century, she details their complicated and often fissured relationship as well as their intense commitments to thinking.-- Provided by Publisher.
General note"Published in German as Hannah Arendt und Martin Heidegger : Geschichte einer Liebe, 2006 by Piper Verlag GmbH, München."--Title page verso.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LanguageTranslated from the German.
ISBN0253025370 (paperback)
ISBN9780253025371 (paperback)
ISBN0253025230 (cloth)
ISBN9780253025234 (cloth)

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