Ethics and Interpretation, or How to Study Spinoza's Tractatus Theologico-Politicus Without Strauss

Levene, Nancy
October 2000
Journal of Jewish Thought & Philosophy (Routledge);Oct2000, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p57
Academic Journal
Presents an ethical interpretation of the literature 'Tractatus Theologico-Politicus,' by Benedict de Spinoza. Account of author Leo Strauss' understanding of Tractatus; Relationship between faith and philosophy; Concept of esotericism; Role of immanence in Spinoza's thought.


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