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By James H. Nichols

Nichols examines the key writings of Alexandre Koj_ve, and clarifies the nature and brings to gentle the significance of his political philosophy. whereas emphasizing the political measurement of Koj_ve's idea, Nichols treats all his significant released writings and indicates how the remarkably diversified components of Koj_ve's highbrow pastime cross jointly. this is often an important review of Koj_ve which considers the works that preceded his flip to Hegel, seeks to articulate the nature of his Hegelianism, and displays intimately at the diverse meanings that the tip of heritage had in diverse sessions of his thought.

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