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On Human Conduct.
On the theoretical understanding of human conduct On the civil condition On the character of a modern European state
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Experience and its modes
1. Introduction 2. Experience and its modes 3. Historical experience 4. Scientific experience 5. Practical experience 6. Conclusion.
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Rationalism in Politics and Other Essays
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Hobbes on civil association
Of Michael Oakeshott and his interest in Thomas Hobbes, Professor Paul Franco has written, "The themes Oakeshott stresses in his interpretation of Hobbes are...scepticism about the role of reason inExpand
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On history and other essays
In five essays, including three on historiography, one of the greatest minds in English political thought in the twentieth century explores themes central to the human experience: the nature ofExpand
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The politics of faith and the politics of scepticism
In this carefully reasoned work, discovered after Michael Oakeshott's death in 1990 and here published for the first time, the preeminent political philosopher describes the fundamental dichotomyExpand
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Rationalism in politics and other essays
Rationalism in Politics, first published in 1962, has established the late Michael Oakeshott as the leading conservative political theorist in modern Britain. This expanded collection of essaysExpand
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