Banality of Evil

(Theme in the course: Thinking and Judging Political with Hannah Arendt)


Some further reading:

  • Arendt, Hannah: Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil (1963/1968) New York: Viking, 1968.
    Arendt, Hannah: Responsibility and Judgment.
  • Agamben, Giorgio: Remnants of Auschwitz: The Witness and the Archive 2000.
  • Aschheim Steven E.: Hannah Arendt in Jerusalem. University of California Press, 2001.
  • Andreopoulos, George J., ed. (1994). Genocide: Conceptual and Historical Dimensions. University of Pennsylvania Press.
  • Bergen, Bernard: The Banality of Evil: Hannah Arendt and “the final solution”. Rowman & Littlefield, 1998.
  • Hilberg, Raul, The Destruction of the European Jews. Yale University Press, 2003;
    originally published in 1961.
  • Hinton, Alexander Laban: Genocide: an anthropological reader. Wiley-Blackwell, 2002.
  • Valentino, Benjamin A. (2004). Final Solutions: Mass Killing and Genocide in the 20th Century. Cornell University Press