Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-17 of 17 items

  • Keywords: F. A. Hayek x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Hayek and Modern Liberalism

Chandran Kukathas

Published in print:
1989
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273264
eISBN:
9780191684029
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273264.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

In the history of modern liberal political thought the work of F. A. Hayek stands out as one of the most significant contributions to liberal theory since J. S. Mill. This book critically examines ... More


Introduction Hayek's Enterprise

Chandran Kukathas

in Hayek and Modern Liberalism

Published in print:
1989
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273264
eISBN:
9780191684029
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273264.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter evaluates F. A. Hayek's enterprise and assesses his contribution to modern political theory and liberal theory in particular. It focuses on the question of coherence of the philosophical ... More


Social Justicitis

John Tomasi

in Free Market Fairness

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691144467
eISBN:
9781400842391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691144467.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines what it calls “social justicitis”—a strongly negative, even allergic, reaction to the ideal of social or distributive justice. Social justicitis is a malady from which many ... More


Classical Liberalism

John Tomasi

in Free Market Fairness

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691144467
eISBN:
9781400842391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691144467.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter offers an intellectual history of liberalism, focusing on the classical view that was eventually displaced by modern, “high” liberalism. It first considers classical liberalism's notion ... More


The Road to Evolution

Naomi Beck

in Hayek and the Evolution of Capitalism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226556000
eISBN:
9780226556147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226556147.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The first chapter traces the origins of Hayek’s interest in the natural sciences and in questions of epistemology, dating back to his formative years. The presumed transformation that took place in ... More


Economic Progress and Its Discontents

Naomi Beck

in Hayek and the Evolution of Capitalism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226556000
eISBN:
9780226556147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226556147.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Hayek’s theory left many questions open, ignoring problems related to the coupling of growth with progress, such as increased inequality and environmental concerns. The fourth chapter turns to these ... More


Believe and Prosper

Naomi Beck

in Hayek and the Evolution of Capitalism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226556000
eISBN:
9780226556147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226556147.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The third chapter offers a detailed exposition and evaluation of Hayek’s theory of cultural evolution. Hayek postulated that the shift from small-group existence to life in an extended social order ... More


The Exercise of Discretionary Powers, II

D. J. Galligan

in Discretionary Powers: A Legal Study of Official Discretion

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198256526
eISBN:
9780191681653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198256526.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Philosophy of Law

In the light of the various influences, practical and normative, discussed in the preceding chapter, this chapter first considers whether any guidance can be suggested in the design of decision ... More


From Complexity to Order

Naomi Beck

in Hayek and the Evolution of Capitalism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226556000
eISBN:
9780226556147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226556147.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The second chapter begins with an examination of Hayek’s foray into psychology, and his explanation for how the mind functions and learns in The Sensory Order (1952). Via this inquiry into the nature ... More


Hayek and the Evolution of Capitalism

Naomi Beck

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226556000
eISBN:
9780226556147
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226556147.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Hayek and the Evolution of Capitalism offers a fresh perspective on the thought of Nobel Laureate in economics F. A. Hayek, and an evaluation of key theoretical elements that are often overlooked in ... More


F. A. Hayek the Avant-Garde Conservative

Naomi Beck

in Hayek and the Evolution of Capitalism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226556000
eISBN:
9780226556147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226556147.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Hayek was an unconventional economist who veered away from technical analysis in order to pursue epistemological, philosophical and ethical questions. His predilection for interdisciplinary research ... More


The Sensory Classification Thesis

Mohan Matthen

in Seeing, Doing, and Knowing: A Philosophical Theory of Sense Perception

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780199268504
eISBN:
9780191602283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199268509.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Sensory systems are automatic sorting machines which assign external sensed objects (distal stimuli) to classes on the basis of useful commonalities found in them. The results of a system=s sorting ... More


British Constitutionalism

T. R. S. Allan

in Law, Liberty, and Justice: The Legal Foundations of British Constitutionalism

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198259916
eISBN:
9780191682025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198259916.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Dicey's dogmatic distinction between law and convention, for all its continuing influence on public lawyers, is only another manifestation of the positivist outlook responsible for the rule of ... More


The Battles of Yesterday

Naomi Beck

in Hayek and the Evolution of Capitalism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226556000
eISBN:
9780226556147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226556147.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Hayek’s interest in evolutionary theorizing was motivated by a desire to justify a specific worldview rather than explain observable reality, or at the very least test the explanatory power of ... More


Against ‘Engineers of Human Souls’: Berlin’s Anti-Managerial Liberalism

Joshua L. Cherniss

in A Mind and its Time: The Development of Isaiah Berlin's Political Thought

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199673261
eISBN:
9780191751714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673261.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

This chapter reveals opposition to tendencies towards scientistic and/or technocratic paternalism—a complex of ideas and inclinations identified here as ‘managerialism’—to have been central to ... More


Market Order and Market Failure

Daniel Halliday and John Thrasher

in The Ethics of Capitalism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190096205
eISBN:
9780190096243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190096205.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter presents and discusses the most influential argument in favor of a capitalist economy characterized by widespread economic freedom as opposed to central government planning. Capitalist ... More


The End of Neoliberalism?

Miguel De Beistegui

in The Intellectual Origins of the Global Financial Crisis

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823249602
eISBN:
9780823250752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823249602.003.0017
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

In this chapter, Miguel De Beustegui questions whether the events of 2008 actually constituted a crisis. De Beustegui argues that if it was a crisis, it was more a crisis of neoliberalism than of ... More


View: