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Leo Strauss : man of peace

Author: Robert Howse
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book analyzes Leo Strauss's writings on political violence, considering also what he taught in the classroom on this subject.

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Howse, Robert, 1958-
Leo Strauss : man of peace.
New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2014
xi, 188 pages
Named Person: Leo Strauss; Leo Strauss
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Howse
ISBN: 9781139871440 1139871447
OCLC Number: 891383817
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (202 pages)
Contents: 1. Introduction: reopening the case of Leo Strauss; 2. Warrior morality and the fate of civilization: Strauss's encounter with Carl Schmitt and German nihilism; 3. Legitimacy and legality, thinking and ruling in the closed society and the world state: the Strauss/Kojeve debate; 4. Strauss's Machiavelli: fallen angel and theoretical man; 5. Thucydides versus Machiavelli: a moral-political horizon of war and law; 6. Justice and progress: Strauss's assessment of modern international law; 7. Conclusion.
Responsibility: Robert Howse.

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