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A Danse Macabre of Wants and Satisfactions: Hayek, Oakeshott, Liberty, and Cognition

Just published in: Austrian Economic Perspectives on Individualism and Society: Moving Beyond Methodological Individualism

Posted in Oakeshott and his contemporaries, Secondary Sources - General

More of Minogue

Examples of the late Ken Minogue’s late writings, from the New Criterion: A dislocated society? (NC, September 2012) A march of folly (NC, October 2012) Swimming with Leviathan (NC, March 2013) The self-interested society (September 2013)

Posted in Biographical, Kenneth Minogue, Oakeshott and his contemporaries

Australia’s Quadrant on Ken Minogue

Quadrant’s profile of Ken Minogue, by David Martin Jones in the September issue has also been made available on the magazine’s web site.

Posted in Events, Kenneth Minogue, Oakeshott and his contemporaries

More obituaries and tributes for Ken Minogue

By Steven Hayward, at Powerline, 29 June, 2013. By John O’Sullivan, at National Review Online, 30 June, 2013. By Roger Kimball, at PJ Media, 30 June, 2013. By Peter Obsorne, in The Telegraph, 3 July, 2013. By Andrew Sullivan, in

Posted in Biographical, Kenneth Minogue, Oakeshott and his contemporaries

A vignette of Oakeshott’s milieu

Shirley and William Letwin provided a social circle for Oakeshott (amongst many others) during his London days in the 1950s and ’60s. Charles Moore recounts his own entry into this circle in At Home with the Letwins’ Salon (in the

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