Definition funny of Oakeshott:

urbanVerb: To delay an important announcement by verbalising every thought in your head prior to the important bit. Also oakeshotting - the act of rambling on, creating frustration in your audience. Derived from Independent MP Rob Oakeshott's Sep 7, 2010 speech to announce which way he was voting in the Australian Elections of 2010

urban1. Gosh I wish he'd stop oakeshotting and get on with it! 2. Ryan Seacrest can really oakeshott in those American Idol decision shows eh? 3. Jeezo I coulda read War and Peace since he started oakeshotting


Books about Oakeshott:

booksThe Politics of Faith and the Politics of Scepticism (Selected Writings of Michael Oakeshott) by Michael Oakeshott and Professor Timothy Fuller (May 11, 1996)

booksMichael Oakeshott: An Introduction by Paul Franco (Sep 10, 2004)

booksLectures in the History of Political Thought (Michael Oakeshott Selected Writings) by Michael Oakeshott, Terry Nardin and Luke O'Sullivan (Mar 1, 2007)

booksRecasting Conservatism: Oakeshott, Strauss, and the Response to Postmodernism by Robert Devigne (Aug 28, 1996)

booksMichael Oakeshott: Notebooks, 1922-86 (Michael Oakeshott Selected Writings) by Michael Oakeshott, Luke O'Sullivan and Robert Grant (Feb 1, 2014)

booksThe Legendary Past: Michael Oakeshott on Imagination and Political Identity (British Idealist Studies, Series... by Natalie Riendeau (Nov 2014)

booksMichael Oakeshott on Religion, Aesthetics, and Politics (ERIC VOEGELIN INST SERIES) by Elizabeth Campbell Corey (Jun 1, 2006)


Wiki information Oakeshott:

Michael Oakeshott
Philosopher, Deceased Person, Author, Influence Node, Person

Michael Joseph Oakeshott was an English philosopher and political theorist who wrote about philosophy of history, philosophy of religion, aesthetics, philosophy of education, and philosophy of law. He is widely regarded as one of the most important...

Rob Oakeshott
Politician, Person

Robert James Murray "Rob" Oakeshott is a retired Australian politician. He was the independent Member of the House of Representatives for the Division of Lyne in New South Wales, which he won at the 2008 by-election following the resignation of...


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