Rationalism in politics, and other essays

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Methuen, 1962 - Political science - 333 pages
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User Review  - le.vert.galant - LibraryThing

Oakeshott is an honest writer and presents his ideas in direct if somewhat turgid prose. He advocates for tradition and experience in making political decisions rather than what he sees as dangerously ... Read full review

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User Review  - brleach - LibraryThing

The meandering prose makes the book longer than it needs to be and sacrifices some clarity. Rationalism in Politics is the best essay, presenting a solid conservative case against the rationalist turn ... 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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