Lashkar Gah City of Afghanistan for A History of Political Theory Leo Strauss. What Is Political Philosophy and Other Studies Eric Voegelin. The New Science of Politics Max Weber. The Methodology of the Social Sciences Sheldon Wolin. Politics and Vision chapter 2 The Question of Human Nature POLITICAL THEORY EXAMINES the rights and responsibilities, obligations and prerogatives of citizens and governments. To theorize about politics, therefore, is to investigate how human beings organize their collective lives. But what makes human beings different from other animals in this regard? The question of human nature arises for every theorist interested in the question of politics. Lashkar Gah City of Afghanistan 2016.