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Progressive Minds, Conservative Politics: Leo Strauss's Later Writings on Maimonides

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Leo Strauss (1899-1973), one of the preeminent political philosophers of the twentieth century, was an astute interpreter of Maimonides's medieval masterpiece, The Guide of the Perplexed . In Progressive Minds, Conservative Politics , Aryeh Tepper overturns the conventional view of Strauss's interpretation and of Strauss's own mature thought. According to the scholarly consensus, Strauss traced the well-known contradictions in the Guide to the fundamental tension in Maimonides's mind between reason and revelation, going ...

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Progressive Minds, Conservative Politics: Leo Strauss's Later Writings on Maimonides 2014, State University of New York Press, Albany

ISBN-13: 9781438448442

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Progressive Minds, Conservative Politics: Leo Strauss's Later Writings on Maimonides 2013, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9781438448435

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