Republicanism, Religion, and the Soul of America

Republicanism, Religion, and the Soul of America

by Ellis Sandoz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826216749

ISBN-13: 9780826216748

Pub. Date: 09/28/2006

Publisher: University of Missouri Press

The Politics of Truth and Other Untimely Essays explores the historical and theoretical underpinnings of personal liberty and free government and provides a trenchant analysis of the crisis of civic consciousness endangering both of them today.  See more details below

Overview

The Politics of Truth and Other Untimely Essays explores the historical and theoretical underpinnings of personal liberty and free government and provides a trenchant analysis of the crisis of civic consciousness endangering both of them today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826216748
Publisher:
University of Missouri Press
Publication date:
09/28/2006
Series:
ERIC VOEGELIN INST Series, #1
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     xi
Acknowledgments     xiii
Abbreviations     xv
Republicanism and Religion: Some Contextual Considerations     1
Foundations of American Liberty and Rule of Law     53
Education and the American Founding     75
Americanism: The Question of Community in Politics     105
Carrying Coals to Newcastle: Voegelin and Christianity     114
Medieval Rationalism or Mystic Philosophy?: The Strauss-Voegelin Debate     121
Gnosticism and Modernity     145
The Spirit of Voegelin's Late Work     155
Truth and the Experience of Epoch in History     182
Bibliographical Appendix     209
Index     213

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