The Odyssey Of Political Theory

Pub Date : 2003-01-01 | Author : Patrick J. Deneen | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 0847696235
ISBN 13 : 9780847696239

This important book offers readers original insights into The Odyssey, and it provides a new understanding of the classic works of Plato, Rousseau, Vico, Horkheimer, and Adorno...

Bearing Meaning

Pub Date : 1998-01-01 | Author : Robbie P. Kahn | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 0252067150
ISBN 13 : 9780252067150

A passionate placement of childbearing at the core of human culture and society, Bearing Meaning is that rare combination of warm and genuine experience with profound, important sc..

Scripture Canon And Commentary

Pub Date : 2014-07-14 | Author : John B. Henderson | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400861989
ISBN 13 : 1400861985

In this major contribution to the study of the Chinese classics and comparative religion, John Henderson uses the history of exegesis to illuminate mental patterns that have univer..

Homer Simpson Ponders Politics

Pub Date : 2013-05-14 | Author : Joseph J. Foy | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 9780813141503
ISBN 13 : 0813141508

It is often said that the poet Homer "educated" ancient Greece. Joseph J. Foy and Timothy M. Dale have assembled a team of notable scholars who argue, quite persuasively, that Home..