John T. Scott and Robert Zaretsky

John T. Scott and Robert Zaretsky  co-authored this essay. John T. Scott is a professor in the political science department at the University of California, Davis. His specialty is the history of political thought from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment. Robert Zaretsky teaches at the University of Houston. His new book, The Subversive Simone Weil: A Life in Five Ideas, will be published in February.

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by John T. Scott and Robert Zaretsky | Thursday, January 21, 2021