Published Essays, 1940-1952 (Cw10)
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BeschreibungThis volume includes some of Eric Voegelin's most provocative and interesting essays, written between 1940 and 1952. It contains his first publications after he fled from Austria to the US as Hitler rose to power, providing eyewitness commentary on the rise of National Socialism.
PortraitAbout the AuthorEric Voegelin (1901-1985) was one of the most original and influential philosophers of our time. Born in Cologne, Germany, he studied at the University of Vienna, where he became a professor of political science in the Faculty of Law. In 1938, he and his wife, fleeing Hitler, immigrated to the United States. They became American citizens in 1944. Voegelin spent much of his career at Louisiana State University, the University of Munich, and the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. During his lifetime he published many books and more than one hundred articles. "The Collected Works of Eric Voegelin" will make available in a uniform edition all of Voegelin's major writings. About the EditorEllis Sandoz, Hermann Moyse Jr. Distinguished Professor of Political Science, is Director of the Eric Voegelin Institute for American Renaissance Studies at Louisiana State University. He is the general editor of Voegelin's "History of Political Ideas" and author or editor of numerous books, including The Politics of Truth and Other Untimely Essays: The Crisis of Civic Consciousness, available from the University of Missouri Press.
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF MISSOURI PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2000
Seitenanzahl: 272 Seiten