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Strauss, Leo

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Works: 385 works in 2,069 publications in 16 languages and 66,013 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other, Honoree, Creator, Contributor, Correspondent, Adapter, Dedicator
Classifications: JA81, 320.01
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Most widely held works by Leo Strauss
History of political philosophy by Leo Strauss( Book )
98 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,758 libraries worldwide
Natural right and history by Leo Strauss( Book )
144 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,452 libraries worldwide
In this classic work, Leo Strauss examines the problem of natural right and argues that there is a firm foundation in reality for the distinction between right and wrong in ethics and politics. On the centenary of Strauss's birth, and the fiftieth anniversary of the Walgreen Lectures which spawned the work, Natural Right and History remains as controversial and essential as ever. "Strauss ...makes a significant contribution towards an understanding of the intellectual crisis in which we find ourselves ...[and] brings to his task an admirable scholarship and a brilliant, incisive mind."--John H. Hallowell, American Political Science Review Leo Strauss (1899-1973) was the Robert Maynard Hutchins Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus in Political Science at the University of Chicago
The political philosophy of Hobbes, its basis and its genesis by Leo Strauss( Book )
98 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,825 libraries worldwide
In this classic analysis, Leo Strauss pinpoints what is original and innovative in the political philosophy of Thomas Hobbes. He argues that Hobbes's ideas arose not from tradition or science but from his own deep knowledge and experience of human nature. Tracing the development of Hobbes's moral doctrine from his early writings to his major work The Leviathan, Strauss explains contradictions in the body of Hobbes's work and discovers startling connections between Hobbes and the thought of Plato, Thucydides, Aristotle, Descartes, Spinoza, and Hegel
On tyranny by Leo Strauss( Book )
121 editions published between 1863 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,675 libraries worldwide
A partir d'un texte de l'Antiquité grecque, l'ouvrage aborde quelques-uns des problèmes fondamentaux de la philosophie politique. Le volume comprend le texte de Xénophon qui a servi de point de départ à la réflexion; l'ouvrage de Strauss sur la question; le point de vue concurrent de Kojève (##Tyrannie et sagesse##); enfin la réplique finale de Strauss (##Mise au point##). [SDM]
Thoughts on Machiavelli by Leo Strauss( Book )
70 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,495 libraries worldwide
This is an expanded version of four lectures delivered by the author at the University of Chicago in 1953
What is political philosophy? and other studies by Leo Strauss( Book )
71 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,448 libraries worldwide
Définition et histoire de la philosophie politique. [SDM]
Liberalism, ancient and modern by Leo Strauss( Book )
51 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,446 libraries worldwide
Ben shu jie ji de wen zhang han gai le ding yi he wei shi te lao si si xiang de zhong yao zhu ti : xi fang chuan tong zhong li xing yu qi shi de zhang li, zi you min zhu zheng zhi de zhe xue ji chu, te bie shi gu dai yu xian dai liang zhong zi you zhu yi xiang hu chong tu er you hu bu de guan xi
The city and man by Leo Strauss( Book )
59 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,253 libraries worldwide
Persecution and the art of writing by Leo Strauss( Book )
62 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,106 libraries worldwide
Traz estudo sobre as obras Tractatus Theologico-Politicus, de Spinoza; The Law of Reason in the Kuzari (Quzar, região da república do Azerbaijão); The Guide for the Perplexed, de Maimonides
Spinoza's critique of religion by Leo Strauss( Book )
44 editions published between 1930 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
Socrates and Aristophanes by Leo Strauss( Book )
38 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and French and held by 1,000 libraries worldwide
The argument and the action of Plato's Laws by Leo Strauss( Book )
31 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Studies in Platonic political philosophy by Leo Strauss( Book )
25 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 852 libraries worldwide
Philosophy and law : contributions to the understanding of Maimonides and his predecessors by Leo Strauss( Book )
34 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 799 libraries worldwide
Ben shu bao han shi te lao si de liang bu zao qi wen gao : bo shi lun wen " ya ke bi zhe xue zhong de ren shi lun wen ti " he 1935 nian chu ban de " zhe xue yu lü fa "
Xenophon's Socrates by Leo Strauss( Book )
19 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 794 libraries worldwide
Hobbes; studies by Keith C Brown( Book )
14 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Xenophon's Socratic discourse; an interpretation of the Oeconomicus by Leo Strauss( Book )
31 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 754 libraries worldwide
The rebirth of classical political rationalism : an introduction to the thought of Leo Strauss : essays and lectures by Leo Strauss( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Jewish philosophy and the crisis of modernity : essays and lectures in modern Jewish thought by Leo Strauss( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Portuguese and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Leo Strauss : the early writings, 1921-1932 by Leo Strauss( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
This translation of eighteen virtually unknown early publications provides access for the first time to the origins of Leo Strauss's thought in the intellectual life of the German Jewish 'renaissance' in the 1920s. Themes range from the Enlightenment critique of the religion of Spinoza and the anti-critique of Jacobi, to the political Zionism of Herzl and the cultural Zionism of Buber and Ahad Ha'am. The essays and reviews reprinted in this volume document a youth caught in the theological-political conflict between the irretrievability of premodern religion and the disenchantedness of honest atheism, an impossible alternative that precipitated Strauss to seek out the possibility of a return to the level of natural ignorance presupposed in Socratic political philosophy
 
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Alternative Names
Leo Strauss
Leo Strauss Amerikaans politicus
Leo Strauss Classical philosophy specialist and father of neoconservativism
Leo Strauss deutsch-amerikanischer Philosoph
Leo Strauss filosofo tedesco
Leo Strauss filozof niemiecko-amerykański
Leo Strauss philosophe allemand
Leo Strauss político estadounidense
Lie ao Shi te lao si 1899-1973
Lieao-Shitelaosi 1899-1973
Shṭraʼus, Leʼo
Shṭraʾus, Leʾo 1899-1973
Shutorausu, Reo 1899-1973
Strauss, Leo 1899-1973
Šṭraʾws, Leʾw 1899-1973
Šṭraʾws, Leyʾw 1899-1973
Лео Штрос
Штраус, Лео
Штраус, Лео 1899-1973
ליאו שטראוס
שטראוס לאו 1899-1973
שטראוס, ליאו
שטראוס ליאו 1899-1973
لئو اشتراوس
ليو شتراوس
ლეო შტრაუსი
레오 스트라우스
シュトラウス, レオ
レオ・シュトラウス
列奥·施特劳斯
施特劳斯, 里奥 1899-1973
Languages
English (829)
French (135)
German (80)
Spanish (50)
Italian (31)
Chinese (12)
Hungarian (5)
Japanese (3)
Polish (3)
Catalan (2)
Croatian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Russian (1)
Latin (1)
Turkish (1)
Czech (1)
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