An Introduction to Political Philosophy (Paperback)

Ten Essays by Leo Strauss (Revised) (Culture of Jewish Modernity)

By Leo Strauss, Hilail Gildin (Introduction by)

Wayne State University Press, 9780814319024, 368pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 1989



A reissue of the 1975 edition, with four added essays, this collection offers a clear introduction to Strauss' views regarding the nature of political philosophy, its chief contemporary antagonists, its classical forms, and its modern version. It gives the reader Strauss' thoughts on what political philosophy has been and should be again.
Selected for their general interest and their accessibility, the essays in the book provide a solid foundation for understanding Leo Strauss and his political philosophy.