Continental Philosophy Review

, Volume 42, Issue 4, pp 591–595 | Cite as

Peg Birmingham: Hannah Arendt and human rights: the predicament of common responsibility

Indiana University Press, Bloomington, IN, 2006, 161 pp, ISBN 0-253-21865-9 (paper), US$24.95


Personal Responsibility Common Responsibility Human Freedom Political Space Shared Humanity 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.John Carroll UniversityUniversity HeightsUSA

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