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Conservatism

Conservatism
Conservatism
Conservatism is a political ideology which problematizes change, resists modernity and values stability, tradition and order. It emerged in the Enlightenment (often in reaction to it), in the work of Hume, Montesquieu, Madison and Burke, but its roots go back to Ancient Greek scepticism.
conservatism, tradition, imperfection, scepticism
978 90 04 29043 3
347-349
Brill
O'Hara, Kieron
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Segal, Robert A.
von Stuckrad, Kocku
O'Hara, Kieron
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Segal, Robert A.
von Stuckrad, Kocku

O'Hara, Kieron (2015) Conservatism. In, Segal, Robert A. and von Stuckrad, Kocku (eds.) Vocabulary for the Study of Religion Vol 1. Boston, US. Brill, pp. 347-349.

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Conservatism is a political ideology which problematizes change, resists modernity and values stability, tradition and order. It emerged in the Enlightenment (often in reaction to it), in the work of Hume, Montesquieu, Madison and Burke, but its roots go back to Ancient Greek scepticism.

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Published date: 10 December 2015
Keywords: conservatism, tradition, imperfection, scepticism
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 389539
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/389539
ISBN: 978 90 04 29043 3
PURE UUID: 25a14a81-b4c4-412c-b349-5cdc94f2b77c
ORCID for Kieron O'Hara: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-9051-4456

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2016 08:58
Last modified: 07 Oct 2020 07:16

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Author: Kieron O'Hara ORCID iD
Editor: Robert A. Segal
Editor: Kocku von Stuckrad

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