Definition of Arendt, Hannah in English:

Arendt, Hannah

proper noun

  • (1906–75), US philosopher and political theorist; born in Germany. A student of Martin Heidegger, she established her reputation as a political thinker with one of the first works to propose that Nazism and Stalinism had common roots. Notable works: "The Origins of Totalitarianism" (1951), "Eichmann in Jerusalem" (1963), and "On Violence" (1970)


Arendt, Hannah