Selected literature on Arendt


  • Elisabeth Young-Bruehl, Hannah Arendt: For Love of the World, Yale University Press 1982.
  • Katkin-Maier Daniel, Hannah Arendt, Martin Heidegger, Friendship and Forgiveness. W.W. Norton & Company 2010.
  • Julia Kristeva. Hannah Arendt. Trans. Ross Guberman. Columbia University Press. 2001.


  • Villa, Dana ed., The Cambridge Companion to Hannah Arendt, Cambridge University Press. 2000
  • Ojakangas, Mika (toim.): Hannah Arendt: Practice, Thought and Judgement
  • Bonnie Honig (editor). Feminist Interpretations of Hannah Arendt. Pennsylvania State University Press. 1995. 383pp.
  • Craig Calhoun; John McGowan (editor). Hannah Arendt and the Meaning of Politics. University of Minnesota Press. 1997.
  • Jerome Kohn; Larry May (editor). Hannah Arendt: Twenty Years Later. MIT Press. 1997.
  • Lewis P. Hinchman (Editor), Sandra K. Hinchman (Editor): Hannah Arendt: Critical Essays
  • Roger Berkowitz, Jeffrey Katz, Thomas Keenan (editor):  Thinking in Dark Times: Hannah Arendt on Ethics and Politics

Books and articles

  • Villa, Dana, Arendt and Heidegger: the Fate of the Political, Princeton University Press 1995.
  • Villa, Dana, Politics, Philosophy, Terror: Essays on the Thought of Hannah Arendt 1999.
  • Seyla Benhabib. The Reluctant Modernism of Hannah Arendt. Rowan and Littlefield Publishers. 2003.
  • Richard J. Bernstein. Hannah Arendt and the Jewish Question. MIT Press. 1996. 251pp.
  • Taminaux, Jacques. The Thracian Maid and the Professional Thinker: Arendt and Heidegger. Albany: SUNY Press, 1998
  • d’Entrèves, Maurizio Passerin: The Political Philosophy of Hannah Arendt. London, Routledge, 1994
  • Habermas, Jürgen: ‘Hannah Arendt: On the Concept of Power’ in Philosophical-Political Profiles. London, Heinemman, 1983
  • Margaret Canovan. Hannah Arendt: A Reinterpretation of Her Political Thought. Cambridge University Press. 1994.
  • Susannah Young-ah Gottlieb. Regions of Sorrow: Anxiety and Messianism in Hannah Arendt and W. H. Auden. Stanford University Press. 2003
  • Hanna Fenichel Pitkin. The Attack of the Blob: Hannah Arendt’s Concept of the Social. University of Chicago Press. 1998. 374pp.
  • Phillip Birger Hansen. Hannah Arendt: Politics, History and Citizenship. Stanford University Press. 1993. 266pp.
  • Margaret Betz Hull. The Hidden Philosophy of Hannah Arendt. Curzon Press. 2002.
  • Elisabeth Young-Bruehl.Why Arendt matters. Yale University Press, 2006.
  • Bowen-Moore, Patricia, Hannah Arendt’s philosophy of natality. Hampshire, Macmillan, 1989.

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