The Betrayal of Tradition: Essays on the Spiritual Crisis of Modernity

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Harry Oldmeadow
World Wisdom, Inc, 2005 - Počet stran: 386
This collection of essays by eminent traditionalists and contemporary thinkers throws into sharp relief many of the urgent problems of today.

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Tradition and Modernity
1
René Guénon A Material Civilization
15
Brian Keeble Tradition and the Individual
31
Kathleen Raine India and the Modern World
45
Perennial Truths and Modern Counterfeits
53
Karen Armstrong Faith and Modernity
73
Timothy Scott The Logic of Mystery and
89
A Metaphysical
101
Robert Aitken Envisioning the Future
229
The Single Vision of Scientism
247
Seyyed Hossein Nasr Spirituality and ScienceConvergence
275
Titus Burckhardt The Theory of Evolution
287
Reflections
301
Mary Midgley Putting Nature in Her Place
313
Brian Coman Never Say Die Without a Cause
323
The Destruction of Traditional Cultures
331

Rodney Blackhirst Rudolf Steiner Anthroposophy
107
The Social Order
119
Ananda K Coomaraswamy The Bugbear of Democracy
151
Fatima Jane Casewit Islamic Cosmological Concepts
171
Roger Sworder The Desacralization of Work
183
Dorothy Sayers Why Work?
217
Anagarika Govinda The Fate of Tibet
345
Philip Sherrard Epilogue
359
Acknowledgments
365
Biographical Note
375
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