Reading Leo Strauss

politics, philosophy, Judaism

By Smith, Steven

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ISBN
978-0-22676-402-3
Publisher
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006.


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Reviewed on March 6, 2006

Though German philosopher Leo Strauss (1899-1973) is referred to as the father of neo-conservatism, Yale political science professor Smith argues that relationship is a "mountain of nonsense" and that Strauss was "a friend of liberal democracy-one of the best friends democracy ever had." In his examination of Strauss's lifelong occupation with the "theologico-political problem," Smith explores Strauss's ruminations on the dilemma of destiny versus free will. Straus...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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