Rationalism in politics, and other essays

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Methuen, 1962 - Political science - 333 pages
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User Review  - thcson - LibraryThing

I didn't like this collection of essays at all. I was especially disappointed with the first essay which gives the book its title. Oakeshott's thesis is simple: politics can not be based on merely ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ashley Cale - Goodreads

This is based purely on the essays "Rationalism in Politics" and "On Being Conservative." I would really give him a 4 1/2 stars; I find his essay striking. Beautiful metaphors and analogies woven ... Read full review

Contents

Rationalism in Politics i
37
The Activity of being an Historian
137
Conversation of Mankind
197
Copyright

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