Political Theory

The Politics of a Free Society in Michael Oakeshott’s Essays


This conference examined the political thought of Michael Oakeshott in Rationalism in Politics and Other Essays, but also in The Voice of Liberal Learning. We brought Oakeshott's views on rationalism, politics, freedom, conservatism, morality, and education for the first time to a Latin American audience.


Conference Readings

Oakeshott, Michael. La Voz del Aprendizaje Liberal. Buenos Aires: Katz: Liberty Fund, 2009.

Oakeshott, Michael. El Racionalismo en la Política y Otros Ensayos. Mexico: Fondo de Cultura Económica, 2000.