The Human Condition.
Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1958. 23 cm. VI, 332 pages. Original Hardcover with original, price-clipped dustjacket in protective collector’s mylar. Excellent, very good+ condition with only minor signs of external wear to the jacket. [Charles R. Walgreen Foundation Lectures].
Vita Activa and the Human Condition / Eternity versus Immortality / The Public and the Private Realm / Man: A Scocial or a Political Animal / The Rise of the Social / The Social and the Private / The Location of Human Activities / Labor and Fertility / The Privacy of Property and Wealth / The Instruments of Work and the Division of Labor / A Consumers’ Society / The Durability of the World / The Permanence of the World and the Work of Art / The Web of Relationships and the Enacted Stories / The Frailty of Human Affairs / The Labor Movement / The Reversal of Contemplation and Action / etc.