[PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man)


  • Paperback
  • 254
  • The City and Man
  • Leo Strauss
  • English
  • 24 April 2020
  • 9780226777016

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    review The City and Man [PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man) Leo Strauss Ê 5 Summary Wow All I can say is “wow what a read” For an author that seemingly dislikes the use of paragraphs Strauss’ books are in the small minority of dense reads that I find worth the time to struggle through He iswas an extremely intelligent man who fun for us or maybe just fun for me writes in code; Strauss’

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    Read × PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ê Leo Strauss Leo Strauss Ê 5 Summary [PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man) Good essays on Thucydides and on Aristotle Strauss offers up some rather subtle points about the ideal of the polis and about Thucydides' vision of human fate and human frailty Not so taken with the essay on Plato but the book is worth reading when thinking the origin of the idea of what we call politics

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man) Leo Strauss is one of the most subtly brilliant thinkers of the 20th Century He has spawned a considerable reputation in Western Philosophy particularly as the creator of a neoconservative movement that some critics label StraussianismActual students of Strauss would testify that no such school exists because it is actually if you can make a

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man) A congregant who was a retired political science professor died last year and because he and I had engaged in various philosophical discussions over the years I was able to select some books from his library He was a student of Strauss so there were a handful of Strauss' books to choose fromThis volume is made up of three long essays one on Aristotle's Politics one on Plato's Republic and one on Thucydides'

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man) There's some really good stuff here The Essay on The Republic made the most sense because that was the only one I have read fully but of the others I had some cursory knowledge I read the Aristotle part a while ago so I have sort of forgotten exactly what it was about but I do remember it being interesting and it made me want to read Aristotle The Republic essay was great because it really refreshed me on all o

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man) Leo Strauss Ê 5 Summary Read × PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ê Leo Strauss Wish I'd read the texts he was analyzing recently but nonetheless found this a fascinating and compelling read The biggest thing he does a good job of is bringing out the stakes of these texts and presenting the fundamental tensions they are pre occupied with I need to read competing interpretations because his seem so convincing and incontrovertible in the flow of reading them Also need to read something he actually wrote rather

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man) Not my preferred style of writing too roundaboutHowever has some good analysis and viewpoints

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    Read × PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ê Leo Strauss [PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man) Leo Strauss Ê 5 Summary It's like Faulkner decided to write a book on political philosophy There are a couple of themes that keep popping up across the three essays but not enough to provide a coherent point to the book Each essay on ancient Greek books Aristotle's

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    [PDF/EPUB] (The City and Man) Leo Strauss Ê 5 Summary This book which is based on a set of lectures given by the author at the University of Virginia in 1962 represents a solid overview of some of the political works of Plato Aristotle and Thucydides It is uniue in that it the author's exposure to the phenomenologists Edmund Husserl and Martin Heidegger rubs off on the text My favorite part a cogent discussion of the City Soul analogy in Plato's Republic begins o

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    Read × PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ê Leo Strauss Leo Strauss Ê 5 Summary review The City and Man At first blush the pairing of an essay on Thucydides' Peloponnesian War with ones on Aristotle's Politics and Plato's Repu

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The City and Man

Leo Strauss Ê 5 Summary The City and Man Free download ✓ 5 Cope yet compact in execution When discussing Thucydides Strauss succeeds not only in presenting the historian as a moral thinker of high rank but in drawing his thought into the orbit of philosophy and thus indicating a relation of history and philosophy that does not presuppose the absorption of philosophy by histor. Not my preferred style of writing too roundaboutHowever has some good analysis and viewpoints

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Leo Strauss Ê 5 Summary The City and Man Free download ✓ 5 The City and Man consists of provocative essays by the late Leo Strauss on Aristotle's Politics Plato's Republic and Thucydides' Peloponnesian Wars Together the essays constitute a brilliant attempt to use classical political philosophy as a means of liberating modern political philosophy from the stranglehold of ideo. Good essays on Thucydides and on Aristotle Strauss offers up some rather subtle points about the ideal of the polis and about Thucydides vision of human fate and human frailty Not so taken with the essay on Plato but the book is worth reading when thinking the origin of the idea of what we call politics

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Leo Strauss Ê 5 Summary The City and Man Free download ✓ 5 Logy The essays are based on a long and intimate familiarity with the works but the essay on Aristotle is especially important as one of Strauss's few writings on the philosopher who largely shaped Strauss's conception of antiuity The essay on Plato is a full scale discussion of Platonic political philosophy wide in s. There s some really good stuff here The Essay on The Republic made the most sense because that was the only one I have read fully but of the others I had some cursory knowledge I read the Aristotle part a while ago so I have sort of forgotten exactly what it was about but I do remember it being interesting and it made me want to read Aristotle The Republic essay was great because it really refreshed me on all of the stuff I had learned in the class I took with it The essay on Thucydides was although probably not the most interesting one of the provocative one for me Usually you imagine Thucydides as some political realist but Strauss argues that his connection to philosophy and the same problems which the other Ancients tackled is closer than meets the eye