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    • The Cambridge School, c.1875-c.1975 

      Alexander, J. (Imprint Academic, 2016)
      The ‘Cambridge School’ is a term associated with some historians of political thought who since the 1960s have claimed to have something to say of contemporary relevance about politics. Here it is argued that the School ...
    • Oakeshott's theory of freedom as recognized contingency 

      Podoksik, E. (SAGE Publications, 2003)
      This article argues that Oakeshott's theory of freedom possesses a greater degree of coherence than is often perceived. Freedom in Oakeshott's philosophy may be defined as 'recognized contingency', combining the notions ...
    • The philosophy of political history in Oakeshott and Collingwood 

      Alexander, J. (Brill Academic Publishers, 2016)
      Every political philosopher has a philosophy of political history, if sometimes not a very good one. Oakeshott and Collingwood are two twentieth century political philosophers who were particularly concerned with the ...
    • Three rival views of tradition (Arendt, Oakeshott and MacIntyre) 

      Alexander, J. (Brill, 2012)
      If we define tradition too hastily we leave to one side the question of what the relevance of tradition is for us. Here the concept of tradition is opened up by considering the different views of it taken by Hannah Arendt, ...