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Politics, Law, and Morality: Essays by V.S. Soloviev

Vladimir Soloviev and Vladimir Wozniuk

Abstract

Considered one of Russia's greatest philosophers, Vladimir S. Soloviev (1853–1900) was also a theologian, historian, poet, and social and political critic. His works have emerged to enjoy renewed attention in post-Soviet Russia, and his concerns echo in contemporary discussions of politics, law, and morality. In this collection of Soloviev's essays, many translated into English for the first time, the philosopher explores an array of social issues, from the death penalty to nationalism to women's rights. Soloviev reacts against the tradition of European rationalist thought and seeks to synthes ... More

Keywords: law, Vladimir S. Soloviev, post-Soviet Russia, politics, morality, universal Christianity, human rights, death penalty, nationalism, women's rights

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2000 Print ISBN-13: 9780300079951
Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013 DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300079951.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Vladimir Soloviev, author

Vladimir Wozniuk, editor