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  • von Heyking, John (International Churchill SocietyArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2017)
    No abstract available
  • von Heyking, John (Intercollegiate Studies InstituteArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2010-04)
    Walsh’s anamnesis moves among modernity’s three pillars: rights, science, and the turn to existence (MPR xii). All three volumes consider these three pillars with varying degrees of intensity. Additionally, his reflections ...
  • von Heyking, John (The Eric Vogeline SocietyArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2018)
    Abstract not available
  • von Heyking, John (Association of Cambridge StudiesArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2018)
    This essay contributes to the ongoing debate concerning the value of liberal education in East Asia, and how well Western models of liberal education fit with East Asian cultures. It addresses the inadequacy of the two ...
  • von Heyking, John (Valparaiso UniversityArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of LethbridgeValparaiso University, 2007)
    Americans, even when not stranded on their rooftops, seem to have lost the art of friendship. They seem to be unsure just what to do with a friend. They know how to unite their bodies, but not their souls. They seem to ...
  • von Heyking, John (Redeemer Pacific CollegeArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009)
    "Modernity constitutes a completion over antiquity in the sense that it establishes the incompleteness of philosophy in a way antiquity failed to see. If Socrates represents the greatestinsights of antiquity, Kierkegaard ...
  • von Heyking, John (The Chester Ronning Centre for the Study of Religion and Public LifeArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2017)
    No abstract provided.
  • von Heyking, John (Intercollegiate Studies InstituteArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009-04)
    Our imprudence is related to our confusion about the nature of law, which, as Rémi Brague demonstrates in his The Law of God: The Philosophical History of an Idea, derives from the modern rejection of certain presuppositions ...
  • von Heyking, John (Ficino PublicationsArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2017)
    The author responds to the five insightful reviews of his book, The Form of Politics: Aristotle and Plato. He focuses upon their questions regarding the degree to which the daimonic form of political friendship he expounds ...
  • von Heyking, John (Cardus Centre for Cultural Renewal = Cardus Centre pour un Renouveau CulturelArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2006-06-08)
    Paper presented at "The Cooperation of Church & State Conference" for the Cardus Centre for Cultural Renewal, Calgary on June 8-9, 2006. "Ever since Jesus stated his kingdom was not of this world, Christians have been ...
  • von Heyking, John (Ashbrook Center for Public AffairsArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2005-11)
    The riots of Ramadan strike at the basis of the French state and its political culture with possibly greater significance than the 1968 riots.The riots of Ramadan constitute a revolutionary moment for Europe, and people ...
  • von Heyking, John (International Political AnthropologyArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2008)
    Aristotle’s friendship teaching has been called the “peak” of his moral teaching. His understanding of sunaisthesis (joint perception/awareness) as the activity of virtue friendship has been called the “peak of the peak”. ...
  • von Heyking, John (Calgary HeraldArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2000)
    Offers insights into our political culture through reflections on the Calgary Stampede. Focuses on virtues such as heroism and democratic principle of equality.
  • von Heyking, John (Ficino PublicationsArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2016)
    Tilo Schabert’s The Second Birth of Man: On the Political Beginnings of Human Existence consists of a restatement, under modern conditions, of Aristotle’s claim that politics is an “architectonic science.” Schabert’s ...
  • von Heyking, John (The Foundation for Civic LiteracyArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2012)
    Book review
  • von Heyking, John (InterimArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2006-09)
    When Canadian parliamentarians reconvene the same-sex marriage debate this fall, they may wish to ponder the enormity of changing a law whose simple change affects the basic functioning of society. The political battle to ...