Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil (Penguin Classics)

Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil (Penguin Classics)

Hannah Arendt


The debatable journalistic research of the mentality that fostered the Holocaust
 
Originally showing as a chain of articles in The New Yorker, Hannah Arendt’s authoritative and wonderful record at the trial of Nazi chief Adolf Eichmann sparked a flurry of dialogue upon its e-book. This revised variation comprises fabric that got here to mild after the trial, in addition to Arendt’s postscript without delay addressing the talk that arose over her account. an incredible journalistic triumph by means of an highbrow of singular influence,Eichmann in Jerusalem is as stunning because it is informative—an unflinching examine essentially the most unsettling (and unsettled) problems with the 20th century that is still hotly debated to this day. This Penguin Classics version comprises an advent through Amos Elan.

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