How Hannah Arendt helped me think - EXPeditions

How Hannah Arendt helped me think

by Lyndsey Stonebridge
  • Key point 1
    Arendt argues that thinking properly involves both facing up to reality and resisting it.
  • Key point 2
    From Immanuel Kant, Arendt took the idea that thinking has moral consequences; from Martin Heidegger, the concept that thinking is really all there is.
  • Key point 3
    Arendt teaches us that because thinking is an everyday activity, it’s radically democratic.