Yearly Archives: 2009

Marsh’s challenge: Oakeshott’s Self-Contradiction

Constructivism and Relativism in Oakeshott is possibly the most critical paper about Oakeshott’s thought published in recent years. As usually seems to be the case with Leslie Marsh’s writing, the paper is the product of much thought and reflection; he

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MOA Conference in progress

The 2009 MOA conference is underway, and the early reports I have received from in the field say it is all going well. Thanks are in order to Imprint Academic for their support (as with previous conferences) as well as

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Marsh on Oakeshott and Ryle

Gilbert Ryle was one contemporary philosopher for whom Oakeshott had a good deal of respect; in his review of Ryle’s book The Concept of Mind he called the book “a piece of philosophical writing in the highest class” as well

Posted in Philosophy

Updated MOA Conference Program

A revised program is now available for next month’s MOA Conference at Baylor University, Texas.

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Collingwood Conference Italy 2010

The R.G. Collingwood Society will be holding a conference in Italy, 19-22 July 2010. Theme: The Empire of Idealism. The conference is a multi-university and multi-national affair: sponsored by the Australian Research Council, the venue is run by Monash, the

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