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The rebirth of classical political rationalism : an introduction to the thought of Leo Strauss : essays and lectures

Author: Leo Strauss; Thomas L Pangle
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This concise and accessible introduction to Strauss's thought provides, for wider audience, a bridge to his more complex theoretical work. Editor Pangle has gathered five of Strauss's previously unpublished lectures and five hard-to-find published writings and has arranged them so as to demonstrate the systematic progression of the major themes that underlay Strauss's mature work.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
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Named Person: Leo Strauss
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Strauss; Thomas L Pangle
ISBN: 0226777146 9780226777146 0226777154 9780226777153
OCLC Number: 18257332
Description: xxxviii, 285 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Editor's Introduction / Thomas L. Pangle --
PART ONE: The Spiritual Crisis of Modern Rationalism --
Social Science and Humanism --
"Relativism" --
An Introduction to Heideggerian Existentialism --
PART TWO: Classical Political Rationalism --
Classical Political Rationalism --
On Classical Political Philosophy --
Exoteric Teaching --
Thucydides: The Meaning of Political History --
The Problem of Socrates: Five Lectures --
PART THREE: The Dialogue Between Reason and Revelation --
The Dialogue between Reason and Revelation --
On the Euthyphron --
How to Begin to Study Medieval Philosophy --
Progress or Return?
Responsibility: by Leo Strauss ; selected and introduced by Thomas L. Pangle.
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This concise and accessible introduction to Strauss's thought provides, for wider audience, a bridge to his more complex theoretical work. Editor Pangle has gathered five of Strauss's previously unpublished lectures and five hard-to-find published writings and has arranged them so as to demonstrate the systematic progression of the major themes that underlay Strauss's mature work.

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