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Between war and politics international relations and the thought of Hannah Arendt by Patricia Owens

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


  • Arendt, Hannah, -- 1906-1975.,
  • Politics and war.,
  • International relations.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPatricia Owens.
LC ClassificationsJZ6385 .O94 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17883782M
ISBN 109780199299362
LC Control Number2007012575

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