Who was Leo Strauss?

Smith, Gregory Bruce
January 1997
American Scholar;Winter97, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p95
Academic Journal
Focuses on philosopher Leo Strauss. Attacks on Strauss from the press; Family and educational background; Career history as a philosopher; Major scholarly works; Confrontation of the philosophical component of modernity posited by Descartes; Controversies surrounding Strauss.


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