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Title Leo Strauss : political philosopher and Jewish thinker / edited by Kenneth L. Deutsch and Walter Nicgorski
Published Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield, [1993]


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Description ix, 396 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Pt. 1. Strauss: Judaism, Reason, and Revelation. Why We Remain Jews: Can Jewish Faith and History Still Speak to Us? / Leo Strauss. Leo Strauss: Between Athens and Jerusalem / Steven B. Smith. Strauss Before Straussianism: Reason, Revelation, and Nature / John G. Gunnell. Philosophy and Law: Leo Strauss as a Student of Medieval Jewish Thought / Hillel Fradkin. Modern Rationalism, Miracles, and Revelation: Strauss's Critique of Spinoza / Walter Soffer. Taking Evil Seriously: Schmitt's "Concept of the Political" and Strauss's "True Politics" / Susan Shell. Leo Strauss, the Bible, and Political Philosophy / Harry V. Jaffa. A Latitude for Statesmanship? Strauss on St. Thomas / James V. Schall. On the Epistolary Dialogue Between Leo Strauss and Eric Voegelin / Thomas L. Pangle -- Pt. 2. Strauss: Classical Political Philosophy, Modernity, and the American Regime. On a Certain Critique of "Straussianism" / Nathan Tarcov. Natural Right and Philosophy / Stewart Umphrey
Blasphemy and Leo Strauss's Machiavelli / Dante Germino. Leo Strauss and the American Founding /Thomas G. West. A Return to Classical Political Philosophy and the Understanding of the American Founding / Christopher Bruell. Leo Strauss and American Democracy: A Response to Wood and Holmes /David Lewis Schaefer. Without Malice but with Forethought: A Response to Burnyeat / David Lawrence Levine. Strauss Read from France / David R. Lachterman
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Strauss, Leo.
Jewish philosophy.
Political science.
Author Deutsch, Kenneth L.
Nicgorski, Walter.
LC no. 92044618
ISBN 0847678377 (cloth : alk. paper)
0847678385 (paper : alk. paper)