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#624 Overall Influence

Leo Strauss

History of Political Philosophy scholar

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Leo Strauss was a German-American political philosopher and classicist who specialized in classical political philosophy. Born in Germany to Jewish parents, Strauss later emigrated from Germany to the United States. He spent much of his career as a professor of political science at the University of Chicago, where he taught several generations of students and published fifteen books.

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University of Marburg

German university

University of Freiburg

University in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

University of Hamburg

University in Hamburg, Germany

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#61 World Rank
Political Science
#191 World Rank
Philosophy