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Beckett’s Tragic Pantry

Richard Halpern

in Eclipse of Action: Tragedy and Political Economy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226433653
eISBN:
9780226433790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226433790.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Drama

The eclipse of action by production in the age of political economy does not necessarily result in reduced conceptions of action. On the contrary, one common response, especially in the realm of ... More


On Tyranny: Corrected and Expanded Edition, Including the Strauss-Kojeve Correspondence

Leo Strauss, Victor Gourevitch, and Michael S. f

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226030135
eISBN:
9780226033525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226033525.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

On Tyranny is Leo Strauss' classic reading of Xenophon's dialogue Hiero, or Tyrannicus, in which the tyrant Hiero and the poet Simonides discuss the advantages and disadvantages of exercising ... More


Leo Strauss Restatement on Xenophon's Hiero

Victor Gourevitch and Michael S. Roth (eds)

in On Tyranny: Corrected and Expanded Edition, Including the Strauss-Kojeve Correspondence

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226030135
eISBN:
9780226033525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226033525.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter presents Strauss' response to criticisms of his study of Xenophon's Hiero. These criticisms were written separately by Professor Eric Voegelin and M. Alexandre Kojève. Their main ... More


Speech, Sacrifice and Shit: Three Orders of Giving in the Thought of Jacques Lacan

Gerald Moore

in Politics of the Gift: Exchanges in Poststructuralism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748642021
eISBN:
9780748671861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748642021.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Chapter 1 opens through a discussion of Mauss's more explicit héritiers, Claude Lévi-Strauss and Georges Bataille, as two principal, albeit highly different proponents of new forms of knowledge ... More


Introduction

Victor Gourevitch and Michael S. Roth (eds)

in On Tyranny: Corrected and Expanded Edition, Including the Strauss-Kojeve Correspondence

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226030135
eISBN:
9780226033525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226033525.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This introductory chapter sets out the book's main themes, which center on the debate about tyranny between Leo Strauss and Alexandre Kojève. The debate between them is most unusual, ranging from ... More


Being in Terror, Being as Terror: Subject to Terror: Sartre, Hegel, Kojève

David Simpson

in States of Terror: History, Theory, Literature

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226600192
eISBN:
9780226600369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226600369.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The last chapter in this book contends that the critical vacuum around the concept of terror in Anglophone culture may be partly explained by its indifference or hostility to Continental philosophy, ... More


More on the Idea of Empire

Massimo Cacciari

Alessandro Carrera (ed.)

in Europe and Empire

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780823267163
eISBN:
9780823274840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823267163.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

After the end of the great conflicts of the twentieth century, the State (meaning the State according to the European model) is assuming more and more the role of the katechon, the power that “holds ... More


The Hegelian Challenge

Gary Gutting

in Thinking the Impossible: French Philosophy Since 1960

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199227037
eISBN:
9780191809781
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199227037.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter focuses on Hegelian philosophy and its gradual influence on the French philosophical mentality. It begins with Jean Wahl's study of Hegel's phenomenology, particularly his concept of ... More


Leo Strauss on Philosophy as a Way of Life

Steven B. Smith

in Modernity and Its Discontents: Making and Unmaking the Bourgeois from Machiavelli to Bellow

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300198393
eISBN:
9780300220988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300198393.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

More than anyone else, Leo Strauss inaugurated the revival of political philosophy from the dominance of positivism and behavioralism. Strauss insisted that recovering Plato and ancient philosophy ... More


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