The Hiroshima Law Journal Volume 41 Issue 3
2018-01-25 発行


Political Thought of Joseph de Maistre
Joseph de Maistre is known as a reactionary thinker who resisted the French Revolution. Carl Schmitt Maistre as a typical thinker of political theology. Political theology refers to the trial of the reply to the fundamental problem what kind of attitude should take against the conflict of this World until he comes to the Last Judgment. Maistre tried to answer such question the political disturbance which starts with the French Revolution. From the position of the politician of a small country in Europe called Sardinia Piedmont, this paper examines the thought of Maistre which was going to reply to such a problem.