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The Calling of Social Thought: Rediscovering the Work of Edward Shils - Adair-Toteff, Christopher (Editor), and Turner, Stephen (Editor)
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Edward Shils was a central figure in twentieth century social thought. He held appointments both at Chicago and Cambridge and was a crucial link between British and American intellectual life. This volume collects essays by distinguished contributors which deal with the major facets of Shils' thought, including his relations with Michael Polanyi, his parallels with Michael Oakeshott, his defense of the traditional university, his fundamental philosophical anthropology, and his important work on such topics as tradition, ...

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The Calling of Social Thought: Rediscovering the Work of Edward Shils 2019, Manchester University Press, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9781526120052

Hardcover