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Author Strong, Tracy B.
Title Politics without vision : thinking without a banister in the twentieth century / Tracy B. Strong.
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2012.
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 Floor3  JA83 .S765 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xiv, 406 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The world as we find it -- Kant and the death of God -- Nietzsche: the tragic ethos and the spirit of music -- Max Weber, magic, and the politics of social scientific objectivity -- "What have we to do with morals?": Nietzsche and Weber on the politics of morality -- Sigmund Freud and the heroism of knowledge -- Lenin and the calling of the party -- Carl Schmitt and the exceptional sovereign -- Martin Heidegger and the space of the political -- Without a banister: Hannah Arendt and roads not taken -- Conclusion: the world as it finds us.
Subject Political science -- Western countries -- History -- 20th century.
Political science -- Western countries -- Philosophy.
ISBN 9780226777467 (cloth : alkaline paper)
0226777464 (cloth : alkaline paper)
OCLC number 756577657