Reflections on Hannah Arendt's the Life of the Mind

  title={Reflections on Hannah Arendt's the Life of the Mind},
  author={E. Young-Bruehl},
  journal={Political Theory},
  pages={277 - 305}
HILE HANNAH ARENDT was preparing The Human Condition for its 1958 publication, she began to work on a book called Introduction to Politics. This too-ambitious book was never written. Between Past and Future, published in 1961, fulfilled many of its tasks, but not the last and most complex-a reflection on the relation of philosophy to politics, thinking to action, being-with-oneself to beingwith-others. Arendt realized that she could not study this relation until she had written a complement to… Expand