The Godfather of Left-Schmittianism? Otto Kirchheimer and Carl Schmitt after 1945

In the vast secondary literature on Carl Schmitt as well as on the Frankfurt School, the political and legal thinker Otto Kirchheimer is described as a forerunner of contemporary Left-Schmittianism. This view is sometimes expanded in the literature to the personal relationship between Schmitt and Ki...

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Main Author: Hubertus Buchstein
Format: Article
Published: Helsinki University Press 2021-07-01
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