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By William E. Scheuerman

ISBN-10: 0847694186

ISBN-13: 9780847694181

till the ebook of this pathbreaking booklet, so much scholarly reviews of Carl Schmitt provided an oversimplistic, apologetic account of Schmitt's highbrow and political sympathies to Nazi fascism, or they crudely criticized his rules through caricaturing them. during this full-length learn in English of Germany's so much influential authoritarian right-wing political and felony philosopher, award-winning political theorist William E. Scheuerman examines in shut element the profound effect of Schmitt's critique of the liberal rule of legislation, and he describes how Schmitt's knowing of liberal jurisprudence led him to include nationwide Socialism as a possible substitute to the perceived pathologies of the liberal rule of legislations. Scheuerman illustrates how, within the aftermath of global battle II, influential political theorists, rather Schumpter, Hayek, and Morgenthau, imported Schmitt's rules into American political discourse. even though none of those writers have been fans of Schmitt, each engaged in a 'hidden discussion' with him that formed very important points of the highbrow discourse in postwar the United States. Carl Schmitt is an unique, attractive learn that would be of serious price to political theorists and people attracted to twentieth-century highbrow heritage and political philosophy.

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