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    The Laws of Plato.Thomas L. Pangle (ed.) - 1988 - University of Chicago Press.
    _The Laws_, Plato's longest dialogue, has for centuries been recognized as the most comprehensive exposition of the _practical_ consequences of his philosophy, a necessary corrective to the more visionary and utopian _Republic_. In this animated encounter between a foreign philosopher and a powerful statesman, not only do we see reflected, in Plato's own thought, eternal questions of the relation between political theory and practice, but we also witness the working out of a detailed plan for a new political order that (...)
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    Leo Strauss: An Introduction to His Thought and Intellectual Legacy.Thomas L. Pangle - 2006 - Johns Hopkins University Press.
    Leo Strauss's controversial writings have long exercised a profound subterranean cultural influence. Now their impact is emerging into broad daylight, where they have been met with a flurry of poorly informed, often wildly speculative, and sometimes rather paranoid pronouncements. This book, written as a corrective, is the first accurate, non-polemical, comprehensive guide to Strauss's mature political philosophy and its intellectual influence. Thomas L. Pangle opens a pathway into Strauss's major works with one question: How does Strauss's philosophic thinking contribute to (...)
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    The Spirit of Modern Republicanism: The Moral Vision of the American Founders and the Philosophy of Locke.Thomas L. Pangle - 1988 - University of Chicago Press.
    . What distinguishes Pangle's study from the dozens of books which have challenged or elaborated upon the republican revision is the sharpness with which he ...
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  4. Plato’s Trilogy: Theaetetus, Sophist, and the Statesman.Jacob Klein, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Ronna Burger, David Bolotin, Mitchell H. Miller & Thomas L. Pangle - 1977 - Philosophy and Rhetoric 14 (2):112-117.
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    Montesquieu's Philosophy of Liberalism: A Commentary on The Spirit of the Laws.Thomas L. Pangle - 1973 - Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
    This first comprehensive commentary on The Spirit of the Laws uncovers and explicates the plan of Montesquieu's famous but baffling treatise. Pangle brings to light Montesquieu's rethinking of the philosophical groundwork of liberalism, showing how The Spirit of the Laws enlarges and enriches the liberal conception of natural right by means of a new appeal to History as the source of basic norms.
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  6. Montesquieu's Philosophy of Liberalism: A Commentary on the Spirit of the Laws.Thomas L. Pangle - 1974 - Political Theory 2 (4):450-453.
  7. The Spirit of Modern Republicanism: The Moral Vision of the American Founders and the Philosophy of Locke.Thomas L. PANGLE - 1988 - Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 25 (3):370-373.
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    Justice Among Nations: On the Moral Basis of Power and Peace.Thomas L. Pangle & Peter J. Ahrensdorf - 1999 - Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas.
    This text provides an introduction to conceptions of international justice, spanning 2500 years of intellectual history from Thucydides and Plato to Morgenthau and Waltz. It shows how older traditions of political philosophy remain relevant to contemporary debates in international relations.
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  9. The Ennobling of Democracy: The Challenge of the Postmodern Age.Thomas L. Pangle - 1992 - Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.
    Pangle believes liberal democracy is in grave danger of losing its way in the tricky Cold War "endgame." This philosophical discourse rethinks the foundations of democratic society through a dialogue with Locke, Kant, Jefferson, Montesquieu, Hume, Plato, and other seminal figures. Diagnosing the "disintegration all around us" from the classical republican perspective of Aristotle and Socrates, Pangle presents prescriptions involving workplace democracy and greater citizen participation in government; he espouses policies encouraging the aged to remain employed; urges tough-minded incentives for (...)
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    The Learning of Liberty: The Educational Ideas of the American Founders.Lorraine Smith Pangle & Thomas L. Pangle - 1993 - Lawrence, KS : University Press of Kansas.
    "This very important book is original, sweeping, and wise about the relation between education and liberal democracy in the United States. The Pangles reconsider superior ideas from the founding period in a way that illuminates any serious thinking on American education, whether policy-oriented or historical". -- American Political Science Review. "An important and thoughtful book, stimulating for citizens as well as scholars". -- Journal of American History.
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  11. Aristotle's Teaching in the "Politics".Thomas L. Pangle - 2013 - London: University of Chicago Press.
    With _Aristotle’s Teaching in the “Politics,” _Thomas L. Pangle offers a masterly new interpretation of this classic philosophical work. It is widely believed that the _Politics_ originated as a written record of a series of lectures given by Aristotle, and scholars have relied on that fact to explain seeming inconsistencies and instances of discontinuity throughout the text. Breaking from this tradition, Pangle makes the work’s origin his starting point, reconceiving the _Politics_ as the pedagogical tool of a master teacher. With (...)
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    Aristotle's Teaching in the "Politics".Thomas L. Pangle - 2013 - London: University of Chicago Press.
    With _Aristotle’s Teaching in the “Politics,” _Thomas L. Pangle offers a masterly new interpretation of this classic philosophical work. It is widely believed that the _Politics_ originated as a written record of a series of lectures given by Aristotle, and scholars have relied on that fact to explain seeming inconsistencies and instances of discontinuity throughout the text. Breaking from this tradition, Pangle makes the work’s origin his starting point, reconceiving the _Politics_ as the pedagogical tool of a master teacher. With (...)
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    Montesquieu's Philosophy of Liberalism: A Commentary on the Spirit of the Laws.Thomas L. Pangle - 1989 - University of Chicago Press.
    Pangle brings to light Montesquieu's rethinking of the philosophical groundwork of liberalism, showing how The Spirit of the Laws enlarges and enriches the liberal conception of natural right by means of a new appeal to History as the ...
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  14. Montesquieu's Philosophy of Liberalism : A Commentary on the Spirit of the Laws.Thomas L. Pangle - 1977 - Revue de Métaphysique et de Morale 82 (3):421-421.
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  15. Epilogue: Leo Strauss and the history of political philosophy.Nathan Tarcov & Thomas L. Pangle - 1987 - In Leo Strauss & Joseph Cropsey (eds.), History of Political Philosophy. University of Chicago Press. pp. 907--938.
     
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    Plato's Gorgias as a Vindication of Socratic Education.Thomas L. Pangle - 1991 - Polis 10 (1-2):3-21.
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    An Introduction to Plato’s Laws. [REVIEW]Thomas L. Pangle - 1989 - Ancient Philosophy 9 (2):321.
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    On Heisenberg’s Key Statements Concerning Ontology.Thomas L. Pangle - 2014 - Review of Metaphysics 67 (4):835-859.
    Despite a flurry of renewed scholarly interest in the development of Heisenberg’s scientific work, and in his complex relation to the dramatic unfolding of German cultural history in his time, there has yet to be executed a sustained and philosophically critical interpretative commentary on the book that is his crucial philosophical-ontological legacy, Physics and Philosophy: The Revolution in Modern Science. Given the profound ontological puzzles that continue to attend quantum physics and its implications for humanity’s past as well as present (...)
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    Book Review: From Enlightenment to Revolution. [REVIEW]Thomas L. Pangle - 1976 - Political Theory 4 (1):104-108.
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    The Political Theory of Montesquieu and The Spirit of the Laws: A Compendium of the First English EditionRichterMelvin. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1977. Pp. xi, 355. $17.95; paper, $6.95.CarrithersDavid Wallace. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1978. Pp. xxxv, 514. $24.50; paper, $6.95. [REVIEW]Thomas L. Pangle - 1978 - Political Theory 6 (4):567-569.
  21. Two Lectures by Leo Strauss.David Bolotin, Christopher Bruell & Thomas Pangle - 1995 - Interpretation 22 (3):301-338.
     
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    In Search of Humanity: Essays in Honor of Clifford Orwin.Ryan Balot, Timothy W. Burns, Paul A. Cantor, Brent Edwin Cusher, Hugh Donald Forbes, Steven Forde, Bryan-Paul Frost, Kenneth Hart Green, Ran Halévi, L. Joseph Hebert, Henry Higuera, Robert Howse, Seth N. Jaffe, Michael S. Kochin, Noah Laurence, Mark L. Lutz, Arthur M. Melzer, Miguel Morgado, Waller R. Newell, Michael Palmer, Lorraine Smith Pangle, Thomas L. Pangle, William B. Parsons, Marc F. Plattner, Linda R. Rabieh, Andrea Radasanu, Michael Rosano & Nathan Tarcov (eds.) - 2015 - Lexington Books.
    This collection of essays, offered in honor of the distinguished career of prominent political philosophy professor Clifford Orwin, brings together internationally renowned scholars to provide a wide context and discuss various aspects of the virtue of “humanity” through the history of political philosophy.
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    In Search of Humanity: Essays in Honor of Clifford Orwin.Ryan Balot, Timothy W. Burns, Paul A. Cantor, Brent Edwin Cusher, Donald Forbes, Steven Forde, Bryan-Paul Frost, Kenneth Hart Green, Ran Halévi, L. Joseph Hebert, Henry Higuera, Robert Howse, S. N. Jaffe, Michael S. Kochin, Noah Lawrence, Mark J. Lutz, Arthur M. Melzer, Jeffrey Metzger, Miguel Morgado, Waller R. Newell, Michael Palmer, Lorraine Smith Pangle, Thomas L. Pangle, Marc F. Plattner, William B. Parsons, Linda R. Rabieh, Andrea Radasanu, Michael Rosano, Diana J. Schaub, Susan Meld Shell & Nathan Tarcov (eds.) - 2015 - Lexington Books.
    This collection of essays, offered in honor of the distinguished career of prominent political philosophy professor Clifford Orwin, brings together internationally renowned scholars to provide a wide context and discuss various aspects of the virtue of “humanity” through the history of political philosophy.
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    Political Philosophy and the Human Soul: Essays in Memory of Allan Bloom.Michael L. Palmer & Thomas L. Pangle - 1995 - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    On the 65th anniversary of the late Allan Bloom's birth, a distinguished group of his former students honored the memory of this inspiring teacher. Includes a previously unpublished essay on Isocrates by Bloom.
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  25. Considerations on the Romans.Thomas L. Pangle - 2021 - In Keegan Callanan & Sharon R. Krause (eds.), The Cambridge companion to Montesquieu. Cambridge University Press.
     
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  26. De tweeledige uitdaging van een democratische cultuur in onze tijd.Thomas Pangle - 2004 - Nexus 40.
    Er zijn twee domeinen in de traditie van het Europese humanisme, dat van de democratie en dat van kunst, literatuur, filosofie en dergelijke. Alexis de Tocqueville geeft in zijn boek over de democratie in Amerika middelen aan om degeneratie van de democratie tot een zacht democratisch despotisme te voorkomen. Tot die middelen behoren bestuurlijke decentralisatie en het invoeren van kleinschalige organisatievormen. Een ander middel zijn bijvoorbeeld nationale debatten en het activeren van een partijsysteem ten tijde van grote nationale bedreigingen. Het (...)
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  27. Een bedreigd ideaal.Thomas Pangle - 2008 - Nexus 50.
    ‘In tegenstelling tot het spinozistische liberalisme, is het liberalisme van Locke en Montesquieu niet langer gericht op het hogere en het spirituele, maar meer op het lagere en materiële [...]Het is dan ook niet verwonderlijk dat onze liberale traditie, die overheerst wordt door de ideeën van Locke en Montesquieu, steeds meer gekweld wordt door het bange vermoeden dat de prijs die moet worden betaald voor onze alsmaar indrukwekkender prestaties [...] bestaat uit een geestelijke uitholling en een verwording van de burgerlijke (...)
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  28. Leo Strauss' visie op de moderne politiek.Thomas Pangle - 2003 - Nexus 36.
    Het is niet eenvoudig om door te dringen in het veelzijdige cultuurkritische denken van Strauss. Conservatisme speelt een sleutelrol in zijn verdediging van geestelijke waarden.
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  29. Political philosophy cross-examined: perennial challenges to the philosophic life.Thomas L. Pangle (ed.) - 2013 - New York, NY: Palgrave-Macmillan.
     
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  30. Roman cosmopolitanism: the stoics and Cicero.Thomas L. Pangle - 2011 - In Lee Trepanier & Khalil M. Habib (eds.), Cosmopolitanism in the Age of Globalization: Citizens Without States. University Press of Kentucky.
     
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  31. Socrates's Argument for the Superiority of th Life Dedicated to Politics.Thomas L. Pangle - 2016 - Interpretation 42 (3):437-462.
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  32. Socrates founding political philosophy in Xenophon's Economist, Symposium, and Apology.Thomas L. Pangle - 2020 - Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
    Thomas Pangle continues his exploration of the work of Xenophon, a student of Socrates and an historian, who wrote about Socrates, the man, his ideas, and their reception in Athens. In a sequel to his earlier account of Xenophon's Memorabilia, this book takes up the three remaining works of Xenophon, which were devoted to memorializing his teacher Socrates: the Oeconomicus, the Symposium, and the Apology of Socrates to the Jury. As Pangle puts it, the question that is the theme of (...)
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  33. Thomas Jefferson aan Roger C. Weightman.Thomas Pangle - 2003 - Nexus 37.
    'Moge onze keuze het signaal zijn voor de oproep aan mensen om de ketenen te verbreken, waaronder de monnikachtige onwetendheid en het bijgeloof, die hen ertoe hadden overreed zichzelf vast te binden, en om de zegeningen en veiligheid van het zelfbestuur te aanvaarden.'.
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    The Key Texts of Political Philosophy: An Introduction.Thomas L. Pangle & Timothy W. Burns - 2014 - Cambridge University Press.
    This book introduces readers to analytical interpretation of seminal writings and thinkers in the history of political thought, including Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, the Bible, Thomas Aquinas, Machiavelli, Bacon, Hobbes, Locke, Montesquieu, Rousseau, Tocqueville, Marx, and Nietzsche. Chronologically arranged, each chapter in the book is devoted to the work of a single thinker. The selected texts together engage with 2000 years of debate on fundamental questions including: what is the purpose of political life? What is justice? What is a right? Do (...)
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  35. The Platonic Challenge to the Modern Idea of the Public Intellectual.Thomas L. Pangle - 2001 - In Ronald Beiner & W. J. Norman (eds.), Canadian Political Philosophy: Contemporary Reflections. Oxford University Press. pp. 335.
     
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    The Theological Basis of Liberal Modernity in Montesquieu's "Spirit of the Laws".Thomas L. Pangle - 2010 - University of Chicago Press.
    The Spirit of the Laws —Montesquieu’s huge, complex, and enormously influential work—is considered one of the central texts of the Enlightenment, laying the foundation for the liberally democratic political regimes that were to embody its values. In his penetrating analysis, Thomas L. Pangle brilliantly argues that the inherently theological project of Enlightenment liberalism is made more clearly—and more consequentially— in Spirit than in any other work. _ In a probing and careful reading, Pangle shows how Montesquieu believed that rationalism, through (...)
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  37. How to Study Medieval Philosophy.Leo Strauss, David Bolotin, Christopher Bruell & Thomas Pangle - 1996 - Interpretation 23 (3):319-338.
  38. An Untitled Lecture on Plato's Euthyphron.Leo Strauss, David Bolton, Christopher Bruell & Thomas Pangle - 1996 - Interpretation 24 (1):3-23.
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  39. Leo Strauss i historia filozofii politycznej.Nathan Tarcov & Thomas L. Pangle - 2012 - Kronos - metafizyka, kultura, religia 2 (21).
     
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    Socrates on the Problem of Political Science Education.Thomas L. Pangle - 1985 - Political Theory 13 (1):112-137.
  41. Discourse on Cicero.Thomas Pangle - 2002 - Political Theory 30 (5):733-737.
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    The “warrior spirit” as an inlet to the political philosophy of nietzsche’s zarathustra.Thomas L. Pangle - 1986 - Nietzsche Studien 15:140-179.
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    An Introduction to Plato’s Laws. [REVIEW]Thomas L. Pangle - 1989 - Ancient Philosophy 9 (2):321-323.
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    The puzzle of The Rhetorical Presidency.Thomas L. Pangle - 2007 - Critical Review: A Journal of Politics and Society 19 (2-3):403-413.
    Jeffrey Tulis’s classic study traces the central dilemmas of today’s presidency to Woodrow Wilson’s invention of the full‐blown “rhetorical presidency”: a radicalized version of Theodore Roosevelt’s essential rhetorical supplement to the Founders’ inadequate conception of the office. But what is Tulis’s teaching as to how we ought to evaluate this transformation? Tulis shows that our system suffers from a profound constitutional contradiction, with attendant deleterious consequences for our civic life; and he spotlights major virtues of TR’s “middle way.” What, then, (...)
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    Books in Review.Thomas L. Pangle - 1994 - Political Theory 22 (2):348-351.
  46. A Note on the Theoretical Foundation of the Just War Doctrine.Thomas L. Pangle - 1979 - The Thomist 43 (3):464.
     
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    The “warrior spirit” as an inlet to the political philosophy of Nietzsche's zarathustra.Thomas L. Pangle - 1986 - Nietzsche Studien 15 (1):140.
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  48. The Rebirth of Classical Political Rationalism an Introduction to the Thought of Leo Strauss : Essays and Lectures.Leo Strauss & Thomas L. Pangle - 1989
     
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    Plato's gorgias as a vindication of socratic education.Thomas L. Pangle - 1991 - Polis 10 (1-2):3-21.
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