This book shows the importance of political ideas in policy-making and demonstrates the extent to which pragmatic considerations preclude the imposition of rigid ideological programmes.
Tracing its effects through the media, politics and the public services, the author argues that hollowed-out liberalism has helped to produce our present discontent.
Why Rape Culture is a Dangerous MythFrom Steubenville to Ched Evans
Michael Oakeshott: Notebooks, 1922-86
Your Brain's PoliticsHow the Science of Mind Explains the Political Divide
Thought ThinkingThe Philosophy of Giovanni Gentile
Arthur Balfour's GhostsAn Edwardian Elite and the Riddle of the Cross-Correspondence Automatic Writings
Laws of FormCommentary and Remembrance for George Spencer-Brown
Insides and OutsidesInterdisciplinary Perspectives on Animate Nature
The SingularityCould artificial intelligence really out-think us (and would we want it to)?
A Scientist in WonderlandA Memoir of Searching for Truth and Finding Trouble
The Legendary PastMichael Oakeshott on Imagination and Political Identity