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A·rendt(âr′ənt, är′-), Hannah 1906-1975.
German-born American historian and political theorist whose major published works include The Origins of Totalitarianism (1951) and On Revolution (1963).
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(Biography) Hannah. 1906–75, US political philosopher, born in Germany. Her publications include The Origins of Totalitarianism (1951) and Eichmann in Jerusalem (1961)
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