Education Programs: Seminars for K-12 Educators

Period of Performance

10/1/2005 - 3/31/2007

Funding Totals

$134,646.00 (approved)
$134,646.00 (awarded)

The Political Theory of Hannah Arendt: The Problem of Evil and the Origins of Totalitarianism

FAIN: FV-50085-05

San Diego State University Foundation (San Diego, CA 92182-1931)
Kathleen B. Jones (Project Director: March 2005 to November 2007)

A six-week seminar for fifteen school teachers to study three major works by political theorist Hannah Arendt, which provide philosophical lenses to consider these topics, namely the problem of evil, the uses of terror, and the origins of totalitarianism.