The Origins of Totalitarianism

Hannah Arendt


Verfügbar bei Nachbestellung

  • Penguin Books
  • 2017
  • ISBN 9780241316757
  • 752 pages
  • Softcover
  • 20 × 13 × 3.5 cm

Hannah Arendt’s chilling analysis of the conditions that led to the Nazi and Soviet totalitarian regimes is a warning from history about the fragility of freedom, exploring how propaganda, scapegoats, terror and political isolation all aided the slide towards total domination.

‚A non-fiction bookend to Nineteen Eighty-Four‘ The New York Times

‚The political theorist who wrote about the Nazis and the ‚banality of evil‘ has become a surprise bestseller‘ The Guardian

‚How could such a book speak so powerfully to our present moment? The short answer is that we, too, live in dark times‘ Washington Post