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The Resource What is history? and other essays, Michael Oakeshott ; edited by Luke O'Sullivan

What is history? and other essays, Michael Oakeshott ; edited by Luke O'Sullivan

Label
What is history? and other essays
Title
What is history? and other essays
Statement of responsibility
Michael Oakeshott ; edited by Luke O'Sullivan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a collection of 30 pieces by Michael Oakeshott, almost all of which are previously unpublished, covering every decade of his intellectual career. The essays were intended mostly for lectures or seminars and retain an informal style that makes them accessible to readers
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1901-1990
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oakeshott, Michael
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • History
Label
What is history? and other essays, Michael Oakeshott ; edited by Luke O'Sullivan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History is a fable (1923) -- The Cambridge school of political science (1924) -- An essay on the relations of philosophy, poetry and reality (1925) -- The philosophy of history (1928) -- What do we look for in an historian? (1928) -- The social and political doctrines of contemporary Europe (1939) -- On peace with Germany (1943) -- The voice of conversation in the education of mankind (c.1948) -- The philosophy of history (1948) -- Richard Hooker -- The Whig interpretation of history (1951) -- The new society (1951) -- The new science of politics (1953) -- Freedom and power (195-?) -- Conduct and ideology in politics (c.1955) -- The idea of 'character' in the interpretation of modern politics (195-?) -- Democracy in England (1957) -- Current ideas about government (1959?) -- The constitution of liberty (1959?) -- Work and play (c.1960?) -- Between past and future (1961) -- What is history? (1961) -- On arriving at a university (1961?) -- The historiography of Max Lenz (196- ) -- The emergence of the history of thought (1967) -- The character of a university education (1970) -- What is political theory? (1973) -- Political thought as a subject of historical enquiry (1980) -- Law (1980) -- Europe, the emergence of an idea (1981)
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
454 pages
Isbn
9780907845836
Lccn
2003115498
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)57894291
Label
What is history? and other essays, Michael Oakeshott ; edited by Luke O'Sullivan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History is a fable (1923) -- The Cambridge school of political science (1924) -- An essay on the relations of philosophy, poetry and reality (1925) -- The philosophy of history (1928) -- What do we look for in an historian? (1928) -- The social and political doctrines of contemporary Europe (1939) -- On peace with Germany (1943) -- The voice of conversation in the education of mankind (c.1948) -- The philosophy of history (1948) -- Richard Hooker -- The Whig interpretation of history (1951) -- The new society (1951) -- The new science of politics (1953) -- Freedom and power (195-?) -- Conduct and ideology in politics (c.1955) -- The idea of 'character' in the interpretation of modern politics (195-?) -- Democracy in England (1957) -- Current ideas about government (1959?) -- The constitution of liberty (1959?) -- Work and play (c.1960?) -- Between past and future (1961) -- What is history? (1961) -- On arriving at a university (1961?) -- The historiography of Max Lenz (196- ) -- The emergence of the history of thought (1967) -- The character of a university education (1970) -- What is political theory? (1973) -- Political thought as a subject of historical enquiry (1980) -- Law (1980) -- Europe, the emergence of an idea (1981)
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
454 pages
Isbn
9780907845836
Lccn
2003115498
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)57894291

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