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Rethinking political foundations with Leo Strauss, Hannah Arendt and Eric Voegelin

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The problem of understanding political foundings is situated at the nexus between political philosophy and political science. This thesis rethinks founding by asking both the philosophical question of how political order comes into being, and the political science question of how to understand particular founding moments. These two questions stimulate and structure a dialogue between the works of Leo Strauss, Hannah Arendt and Eric Voegelin. The approach of founding in all three has a comm...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Edmund Hall
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Politics and International Relations

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Publication date:
2013
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
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uuid:84a0c67a-a581-4011-84c6-b6b42097654b
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ora:6953

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