The Teachings Of Political Theorist Leo Strauss 1899 1973 Have Recently Received New Attention, As Political Observers Have Become Aware Of The Influence Strauss S Students Have Had In Shaping Conservative Agendas Of The Bush Administration Including The War On Iraq This Provocative Book Examines Strauss S Ideas And The Ways In Which They Have Been Appropriated, Or Misappropriated, By Senior Policymakers.Anne Norton, A Political Theorist Trained By Some Of Strauss S Most Famous Students, Is Well Equipped To Write On Strauss And Straussians She Tells Three Interwoven Narratives The Story Of Leo Strauss, A Jewish German Born Migr , Who Carried European Philosophy Into A New World The Story Of The Philosophic Lineage That Came From Leo Strauss And The Story Of How America Has Been Made A Moral Battleground By The Likes Of Paul Wolfowitz, Leon Kass, Carnes Lord, And Irving Kristol Straussian Conservatives Committed To An American Imperialism They Believe Will Usher In A New World Order.
- 256 pages
- Leo Strauss and the Politics of American Empire
- Anne Norton
- 10 April 2018 Anne Norton