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Michael Oakeshott

Edmund Neill

Michael Oakeshott

by Edmund Neill

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Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oakeshott, Michael, -- 1901-1990,
  • Oakeshott, Michael, -- 1901-1990 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Political scientists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Political science -- Philosophy,
  • Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-138) and index.

    StatementEdmund Neill,John Meadowcroft, series editor.
    GenreBiography
    SeriesMajor conservative and libertarian thinkers -- v. 8.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC257.O244 N45 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 143 p. ;
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24001772M
    ISBN 100826421784
    ISBN 109780826421784
    LC Control Number2009024182

    Michael Oakeshott () was best known among political theorists, and known more than anything else for being ‘a conservative’. He wrote a famous introduction to the Blackwell edition of Hobbes’s Leviathan, gained some notoriety—as well as a greater following—for his collection of essays, Rationalism in Politics, and cemented his place as a serious political thinker in. Michael Oakeshott has long been recognized as one of the most important political philosophers of the twentieth century, but until now no single volume has been able to examine all the facets of his wide-ranging philosophy with sufficient depth, expertise, and authority. The essays collected here cover all aspects of Oakeshott&’s thought, from his theory of knowledge and philosophies of.

    Michael Oakeshott: The Politics of Faith and the Politics of Scepticism (Selected Writings of Michael Oakeshott) by Timothy Fuller | 4 Sep out of 5 stars 1. Michael Oakeshott (–) was Professor of Political Science at the London School of Economics and the author of many essays, among them those collected in Rationalism in Politics and Other Essays and On History and Other Essays, both now published by Liberty Fund. Paul Franco is a Professor in the Department of Government at Bowdoin College.

    "A collection of critical essays by leading scholars on British political philosopher Michael Oakeshott. Essays cover all aspects of Oakeshott's thought, from his theory of knowledge and philosophies of history, religion, art, and education to his reflections on morality, politics, and law"--Provided by publisher. Michael Oakeshott’s “Rationalism in Politics and Other Essays” is probably his most famous collection of essays on topics ranging from politics and law to Thomas Hobbes and the human condition. Oakeshott was one of the greatest political and cultural essayists of the 20th century, and this collection testifies to it/5(16).


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