Hannah Arendt
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"Johanna" ""Hannah"" "Arendt" was a Germany/German-born political theory/political theorist. Though often described as a philosopher, she rejected that label on the grounds that philosophy is concerned with "man in the singular" and instead described herself as a political theorist because her work centers on the fact that "men, not Man, live on the earth and inhabit the world."Arendt, Hannah. The Human Condition. 2nd ed. Chicago: University of Chicago, 1998. As an assimilated Jews/Jew, she escaped Europe during the Holocaust and became an United States/American citizen. Her works deal with the nature of power (sociology)/power, and the subjects of politics, direct democracy, authority, and totalitarianism. The Hannah Arendt Prize is named in her honor.

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