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Amor Mundi 7/26/15

In our Amor Mundi, we reexamine the concentration camp as an institution of the Holocaust, reflect on the values of our "sharing" culture, and much more!

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Posted on 26 July 2015 | 8:01 pm

Hannah Arendt and the Political Dangers of Emotion

Johannes Lang explores the moral and political consequences of emotion entering into the public sphere.

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Posted on 23 February 2015 | 10:00 am

Arendt’s Plurality of Languages

Thomas Wild and Anne Posten discuss how we need to read Hannah Arendt in the plurality of her languages in such a way that their differences illuminate each other if we want to grasp the political and poetic spectrum, legacy, and provocation of her thinking.

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Posted on 12 January 2015 | 10:00 am

Joseph Joubert on Thinking

French moralist and essayist Joseph Joubert provides this week's Thoughts on Thinking.

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Posted on 10 December 2014 | 10:00 am

Amor Mundi 10/19/14

In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on the implications of an unprecedented rise of income inequality for the American Dream, consider how colleges should begin addressing sexual harassment of students on-campus, hope for a "digital cascade" in the American legal system, and much more.

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Posted on 20 October 2014 | 11:30 am