Eric Voegelin and the continental tradition : explorations in modern political thought /

Twentieth-century political philosopher Eric Voegelin is best known as a severe critic of modernity. Much of his work argues that modernity is a Gnostic revolt against the fundamental structure of reality. For Voegelin, "Gnosticism" is the belief that human beings can transform the nature...

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Other Authors: Trepanier, Lee, 1972-, McGuire, Steven F.
Format: eBook
Published: Columbia, Mo. : University of Missouri Press, ©2011.
Series:Eric Voegelin Institute series in political philosophy.
Eric Voegelin Institute series in political philosophy. Studies in religion and politics.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • "Out of such crooked wood" : how Eric Voegelin read Immanuel Kant / Thomas W. Heilke
  • Voegelin and the troubled greatness of Hegel / Cyril O'Regan
  • Voegelin and Schelling on freedom and the beyond / Steven F. McGuire
  • Noesis and faith : Eric Voegelin and Søren Kierkegaard / Eugen L. Nagy
  • Dionysus versus the crucified : Nietzsche and Voegelin and the search for a truthful order / Rouven J. Steeves
  • Eric Voegelin and Neo-Kantianism : early formative experience or late entrapment? / Arpad Szakolczai
  • Voegelin and Heidegger : apocalypse without apocalypse / David Walsh
  • Voegelin and Gadamer : continental philosophers inspired by Plato and Aristotle / Fred Lawrence
  • Voegelin, Strauss, and Kojève on tyranny / Barry Cooper
  • The paradoxes of participatory reality / Lee Trepanier.