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Carl Schmitt (; 11 July 1888 – 7 April 1985) was a German jurist, political theorist, and prominent member of the Nazi Party. Schmitt wrote extensively about the effective wielding of political power. A conservative theorist, he is noted as a critic of parliamentary democracy, liberalism, and cosmopolitanism,Vinx, Lars (August 29, 2019) "Carl Schmitt" and his work has been a major influence on subsequent political theory, legal theory, continental philosophy, and political theology, but its value and significance are controversial, mainly due to his intellectual support for and active involvement with Nazism.
Schmitt's work has attracted the attention of numerous philosophers and political theorists, including Giorgio Agamben, Hannah Arendt, Walter Benjamin, Susan Buck-Morss, Jacques Derrida, Jürgen Habermas, Waldemar Gurian, Jaime Guzmán, Reinhart Koselleck, Friedrich Hayek,William E. Scheuerman, 41Carl Schmitt: The End of Law42, Rowman & Littlefield, 1999, p. 209. Chantal Mouffe, Antonio Negri, Leo Strauss, Adrian Vermeule, and Slavoj Žižek, among others.

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Uniform title: Romischer Katholizismus und Politische Form. English
by Schmitt, Carl, 1888-
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996
Uniform title: Über die drei Arten des rechtswissenschaftlichen Denkens. English
by Schmitt, Carl, 1888-
Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2004
Uniform title: Politische Romantik. English
by Schmitt, Carl, 1888-
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1986
Uniform title: Geistesgeschichtliche Lage des heutigen Parlamentarismus. English
by Schmitt, Carl, 1888-
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1985
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