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Michael Oakeshott

Thinking of this great subtle humane thinker — his birth and death dates are close together (December 11, 1901 — December 19, 1990) — whose work stands as one of the greatest challenges to salvation peddlers. 25 more words

Michael Oakeshott

Some recent Oakeshottiana

Here’s a roundup of some recent Oakeshottiana:

Michael Oakeshott

Philosophy and history

At Macquarie we have developed a little focus area on the interaction between philosophy and history; the history of philosophy; the methodological concerns relevant to philosophy, and so on. 416 more words

Research In Progress

Semester 1 Teaching: Freedom and Domination (PHL254)

Here is the blurb on my teaching for Semester 1 at Macquarie (Unit Guide). I’m teaching 19th C. German philosophy:

The term ‘freedom’ is frequently used today, but what does the concept of freedom really mean?

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Political Philosophy