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By Lars Rensmann,Samir Gandesha

Hannah Arendt and Theodor W. Adorno, of the main influential political philosophers and theorists of the 20 th century, have been contemporaries with comparable pursuits, backgrounds, and a shared event of exile. but beforehand, no publication has introduced them jointly. during this first comparative learn in their paintings, best students speak about divergences, expose dazzling affinities, and locate universal flooring among the 2 thinkers. This pioneering paintings recovers the relevance of Arendt and Adorno for modern political concept and philosophy and lays the root for a serious figuring out of political modernity: from universalistic claims for political freedom to the abyss of genocidal politics.

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