Thomas L. Pangle {Ebook epub} Leo Strauss An Introduction to His Thought and Intellectual Legacy The Johns Hopkins Series in Constitutional Thought

Grace Happens eGood Skimmed portions of it Was well written and logically laid out Leo Strauss 1899 1973 U of Chicago was an articulatexaminer of America s Founding principles including their Enlightenment source lover of Socratic thought and among the first To Expose Euro American Postmodernism Thomas Pangle Euro American Postmodernism Thomas Pangle author UT was one of Strauss s students as was Allan Bloom U of Chicago Henry V Jaffa and others beginning to be heard on various topics of the Founding Supreme Court de Tocueville community and tradition and others beginning to be heard on various topics of the Founding Supreme Court de Tocueville community and tradition our individualistic ra Some on the Left infuriated by Strauss s analysis of what he called the crisis of the West have set out to associate Strauss with Neo Conservatism ie linking Strauss to abuse and corruption of the BushCheney administration The smoking gun seems to be that Paul Wolfowitz took a class from Strauss despite Wolfowitz claims not to be a Straussian Some like Shadia Drury University of Regina link Strauss to imperialist militarism and Christian fundamentalism Strauss was Jewish claiming Straussian s make up a cult Thus reacting to what Pangle notes in the book as the powerful undertow that can be uietly xercised by authentic philosophic reflection Pangle writes a febrile flurry of conspiracy theories littered the academic Left just in time to save us as Strauss s malignant and demonic influence reached out from the grave through mesmerized disciples Like Tertullian s and Irenaeus s insults leading to a two millennia search for the Gnostic Gospels such attacks have done a great service to reveal what Strauss is about to a wider audience Naturally Pangle rides this wave by opening his book with this topic He writes Strauss How To Tempt A Tycoon Savage Tales 5 Invitation To Eden 24 exemplifies Nietzsche s observation that genuinely independent thinkers are never children of their times they are subversive and rebellious Their reflections are than merely disturbing or thought prov. Leo Strauss's controversial writings have longxercised a profound subterranean cultural influence Now their impact is merging into broad daylight where they have been met with a flurry of poorly informed often wildly speculative and sometimes rather paranoid pronouncementsThis book written as a corrective is the first acc. ,


His sort cast a jaundiced view on science as it has been adopted by the social studies Admittedly there is a measure of smugness ven from authentic scientists when it comes to beliefs traditions a measure of smugness Fast And Easy Emotional Trauma And Ptsd Treatment even from authentic scientists when it comes to beliefs traditions see the balanced treatment of Michael Polanyi However to physical scientists it s abundantly clear that sciencemployed in sociology cultural studies feminist theory The Marvel Super Heroes Guide Book etc are far from anything we could distinguish When commandeered by non scientists in the humanities science becomes a dangerous thing completely unrecognizable as anything other than agenda But science proper can appear indicted by Pangle as though it willingly finds itself in such fields Panglexcels in areas freuented by his Constitutional xpertise when he reports his Straussian mphasis on means over nds as Means Express A Moral Choice To Ends express a moral choice to nds are reflective of what is seen as central to humanity If nds are all that matter there s no need for checks and balance or limits to power one may get there any way or limits to power one may get there any way choose All in all a splendid brief but meaty introduction to a national asset This book could ve been so much better The beginning is unapologetic and weird It gives a solid argument for one reading of Strauss similar to Meier very different from Jaffa or Batnitsky and really xpresses why Strauss and his followers are so out of step with the academic world Pretty awesome shit though I imagine anyone not already convinced will roll their Their Words Are Music eyesThe booknds with a very boring and unenlightening list of Straussian professors who like America I guess this is done to counter the slander against Strauss that he s a fascist or whatever but it mostly demonstrates how most of Strauss students almost all of them actually have not lived up to the Manikam Kalbu example of their teacher That s true with all original thinkers of course so it s not a big revelation Look at the students of Derrid. DingThis book includes a synoptic critical survey of writings from scholars who havextended Strauss's influence into the practical sub philosophic fields of social and political science and commentary Pangle shows how these analysts have in ffect imported Straussian impulses into a new kind of political and social science.

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Leo Strauss An Introduction to His Thought and Intellectual Legacy The Johns Hopkins Series in Constitutional Thought The Greeks Chosen Wife eualxcept traditional ones coupled with a strident belief that arguments for superior or distinctive morality way of life or human type is litist bigoted antidemocratic and immoral This is what Strauss means by our contemporary crisis of the West where he asks if any fundamental concept can be adhered to or in terms of Constitutional law nforced in a climate of historical and cultural relativismPangle may seem a bit muddled when it comes to Strauss s position on science in the study of man But the reader should be mindful that Pangle and. Urate non polemical comprehensive guide to Strauss's mature political philosophy and its intellectual influence Thomas L Pangle opens a pathway into Strauss's major works with one uestion How does Strauss's philosophic thinking contribute to our democracy's civic renewal and to our culture's deepening critical self understan. ,


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