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Arendtian constitutionalism : law, politics and the order of freedom

Ordnung der Freiheit. English
Volk, Christian, author

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  • Creator Christian Volk
  • Format Books
  • Publication Paperback edition. Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2017.
  • Physical Details
    • xviii, 284 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 1509917713, 9781509917716
  • OCLC ocn987685387

Notes

  • "This book is the revised, expanded and translated version of my German book Die Ordnung der Freiheit. Recht und Politik im Denken Hannah Arendts, which was published in January 2010 by Nomos Verlag"--Preface (page viii).
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-270) and index.

Contents

  • The paradoxes of the nation-state -- The concept of the nation in Hannah Arendt's thought -- Law and the modern state : Hannah Arendt on the trail of Max Weber -- Hannah Arendt's critique of popular sovereignty -- The order of freedom : on the dehierarchisation of the relationship between law and politics