Leo Strauss and the Theologico-Political Problem (Modern by Heinrich Meier

By Heinrich Meier

This publication, by way of the most well-known interpreters of Leo Strauss's notion, used to be the 1st to handle the matter that Leo Strauss himself acknowledged was once the subject of his stories: the theologico-political challenge or the disagreement with the theological and the political replacement to philosophy as a lifestyle. In his theologico-political treatise, which includes 4 components and an appendix, Heinrich Meier clarifies the excellence among political theology and political philosophy and reappraises the unifying middle of Strauss's philosophical company. The publication is the fruits of Meier's paintings at the theologico-political challenge. it is going to curiosity someone who seeks to appreciate either the matter attributable to revelation for philosophy and the problem posed by means of political-religious radicalism. The appendix makes to be had for the 1st time lectures by means of Strauss which are instantly proper to the topic of this e-book and that would open the way in which for destiny study and debate at the legacy of Strauss.

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