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Grateful Response.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Perspectives on Political Science. Oct -Dec 2021, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p240-246. 7p.

Abstract:What made Tocqueville a profound theorist of liberty is that he began, not with its principle, but with its practice, in the reciprocity of a society where each person is its center. The case for a canonist and jurist origin of natural rights doctrines...

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Reflections on a Career.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Perspectives on Political Science. Jul-Sep2021, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p154-157. 4p.

Abstract:I Hypocrisy and Integrity: Machiavelli, Rousseau and the Ethics of Politics i . Locke and Rousseau represent the poles of this ambivalence.[4] Turning to Rousseau was a way to challenge my Lockean liberal commitments. Footnotes 1 Much of my work on Loc...

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Could Political Science Become Diagnostic? Restoring a Forgotten Method.

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Source(s):Perspectives on Political Science. Jan-Mar2019, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p56-63. 8p.

Abstract:Political philosophers and their commentators frequently analogize human bodies and bodies politic, evaluating individual cities and empires in terms of health and sickness much the way a doctor would evaluate a patient. Today, however, the field of po...

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Augustine, Shakespeare, and Tolkien on the Identification and Excellence of Humility in Politics.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Perspectives on Political Science. Oct-Dec2018, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p210-217. 8p.

Abstract:As Aristotle and Augustine both noted, virtue constitutes a particularly difficult subject for political analysis. Limited to hearsay evidence of the state of the consciences of our fellows, we are severely limited in our capacity to use real-world exp...

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Political Philosophy, Education, and Statesmanship.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Perspectives on Political Science. Apr-Jun2018, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p87-93. 7p.

Abstract:How are we to understand the connection between political philosophy, education, and statesmanship? Using Harry V. Jaffa's Crisis of the Strauss Divided as a guide, the following essay explores this question by reflecting on a teacher-student lineage t...

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Ruth Grant's Liberalism.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Perspectives on Political Science. Jul-Sep2021, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p148-150. 3p.

Abstract:She of course, is not directly addressing Lincoln not probably even thinking of him in her presentation of Locke, but nonetheless the way her Locke and Lincoln, converge brings the problem of liberalism and Locke's solution into sharp focus. I want to ...

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An Autobiographical Memoir.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Perspectives on Political Science. Apr-Jun2016, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p106-112. 7p.

Abstract:In teaching courses over the years in political thought, one comes to inquire about the nature of political things and how they are to be thought about. Political philosophy is concerned with its limits and what, if anything, lies beyond them, as the w...

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Montesquieu's Political Science.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Perspectives on Political Science. Jul-Sep2020, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p153-155. 3p.

Abstract:In the article, the author discusses the political thoughts of political philosopher Montesquieu, particularly on the role of religion in his views. Also cited are Montesquieu's depiction of Christianity with respect to Catholicism, Protestantism, and ...

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Introduction: Symposium on the Work of Ruth Grant.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Perspectives on Political Science. Apr-Jun2021, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p68-71. 4p.

Abstract:2 For a recent example of the kind of reading of Locke that Grant opposes, see Patrick Deneen, I Why Liberalism Failed i (New Haven, CT and London: Yale, 2018). Grant's achievement has been to help keep political theory alive as a going concern within ...

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