Yearly Archives: 2008

Welcome again (August 2008)

Welcome to the new official web site of the Michael Oakeshott Association. Unfortunately, since we switched to the current “.com” address, our original “.org” domain name has been taken over by someone unknown to us. The process of reloading all

Posted in General News

2 obituaries for Jack Greenleaf

W. H. (“Jack”) Greenleaf wrote Oakeshott’s Philosophical Politics (1966) – for many years the best introduction to Oakeshott’s thought that was available, and one that still repays consideration today. His multi-volume The British Political Tradition is built around the post-war

Posted in Oakeshott and his contemporaries

Review of Till Kinzel’s book on Oakeshott (both book and review in German)

JUNGE FREIHEIT, Nr. 06/08, 1. Februar 2008 S. 15 LITERATUR Skeptiker aller Verheißungen Till Kinzel erschließt Leben und Werk des konservativen britischen Philosophen Michael Oakeshott Klaus Hornung In Großbritannien und in den Vereinigten Staaten ist derzeit eine breite Rezeptionsbewegung des

Posted in Reviews of Secondary Sources

Imprint Academic releases The Concept of a Philosophical Jurisprudence

The Concept of a Philosophical Jurisprudence: Essays and Reviews 1926-1951 by Michael Oakeshott (Selected Writings, Vol. III, edited by Luke O’Sullivan, 400 pages £30/$58 978-1845400309 (cloth), has been published by Imprint Academic.

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Announcements — Feb 2008

MO Memorial Lecture, London School of Economics For those of you in London, the LSE has a free Michael Oakeshott Memorial Lecture coming up on 20 February, 008. The subject matter: new ideas from evolutionary biology and game theory, and

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