Leo Strauss Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)


Deutsch, Kenneth L., and John A. Murley, editors. Leo Strauss, the Straussians, and the American Regime. Lanham, Rowman and Littlefield, 1999, 451 p.

Considers Strauss's American career, the Straussians, and his impact on American political institutions.

Devigne, Robert. Recasting Conservatism: Oakeshott, Strauss, and the Response to Postmodernism. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1994, 268 p.

Investigates and contrasts the “key roles played by Michael Oakeshott, Leo Strauss, and their respective followers in redeveloping conservative political theory in the United Kingdom and the United States.”...

(The entire section is 538 words.)