Perversion and the Art of Persecution: Esotericism and Fear in the Political Philosophy of Leo Strauss
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
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Lexington Books (2012)
This book critically examines Leo Strauss s claim that the philosophers of antiquity, especially Plato, wrote esoterically, hiding the highest truths exclusively between the lines.
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