Audio files and transcripts of Strauss’s courses are listed below in alphabetical order. You may click on the "Year" column heading to sort chronologically.

Course Yearsort descending Audio Transcript

Notes on Hobbes's Leviathan, autumn 1953

1953 No Audio No Transcript

Natural Right, winter 1954

1954 No Audio Pending

Notes on Aristotle's Politics, spring 1956 

1956 No Audio No Transcript

Historicism & Modern Relativism, winter 1956

1956 No Audio Pending

Plato, Republic, spring 1957

1957 No Audio Available

Plato, Gorgias, winter 1957

1957 No Audio Available

Hegel, Philosophy of History, autumn 1958

1958 No Audio Pending

John Locke, Two Treatises of Government & Essays on the Law of Nature, winter 1958

1958 No Audio Pending

Kant, spring 1958

1958 Available Available

Plato, Symposium, autumn 1959

1959 Available Pending

Cicero, spring 1959

1959 Available Available

Political Philosophy of Spinoza, autumn 1959

1959 No Audio Pending

Nietzsche, spring 1959

1959 No Audio Pending

Plato, Laws, winter 1959

1959 Available Available

Aristotle, Politics, spring 1960

1960 Available Pending

Marx, spring 1960

1960 Available Pending

The Origins of Political Science, winter 1960

1960 Available Pending

Basic Principles of Classical Political Philosophy, autumn 1961

1961 No Audio Pending

Plato, Republic, autumn 1961

1961 No Audio Pending

Rousseau, autumn 1962

1962 Available Available

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