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Neill, Edmund

Overview
Works: 7 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 1,276 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: JC257.O244, 320.092
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Most widely held works by Edmund Neill
Michael Oakeshott by Edmund Neill( )

21 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British philosopher Michael Oakeshott is widely considered as one of a key conservative thinkers of the 20th century. After publishing many works on religion, he became mostly known for his works on political theory. This valuable volume by Edmund Neill sets out to Oakeshott's thought in an accessible manner, considering its initial reception and long-term influence
Special issue: The impact of positivism on post-war European political thought( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Oakeshott's Cold War liberalism by Asan Institute for Policy Studies( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the Cold War, political thinkers in the West debated the balance between the requirements of liberal democracy and national security. This debate is relevant to East Asia and especially to Korea, where an ideological-military standoff between a democracy and a totalitarian system persists. The thinkers often identified as "Cold War liberals"--Isaiah Berlin, Karl Popper, Raymond Aron, Friedrich Hayek, and Michael Oakeshott--are worth revisiting in this context. Of these, Oakeshott is the least well understood in East Asia and therefore particularly deserving of attention. His ideas about the limits of rationalism in politics, the irrelevance of conventional views of liberalism and conservatism, how constitutional democracy should be defined, and how it can be defended against various forms of anti-liberal politics are especially valuable. In this book, leading Oakeshott scholars from around the world explore these ideas and their implications for East Asia in ten illuminating and readable essays"--
Special issue: The impact of positivism on post-war European political thought( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impact of positivism on post-war european political thought( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Action, tradition and the self : theory and practice in the thought of Michael Oakeshott and Hannah Arendt by Edmund Neill( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Michael Oakeshott (Major conservative and libertarian thinkers ; v. 8) by Edmund Neill( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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