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Of the world

  Some scientists tell the story that we are all made of matter that has existed since the beginning of the universe, and which will remain after we have gone. We are literally of the world, we are the dust … Continue reading

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The first review!

Mark Sedgwick at the Traditionalist blog has already reviewed The Antimodern Condition, which is not bad going as the book isn’t out until next week. Mark’s comments, which are very kind, can be found at: http://traditionalistblog.blogspot.co.uk/2014/01/guenon-goes-mainstream.html Tweet

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The problem of radicalism (part 1)

One of the difficult issues for a conservative to deal with is that of radicalism: just what actions can we take to further our cause? If we take seriously the idea that the role of the conservative is actually to … Continue reading

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What is the antimodern condition?

The antimodern condition is not a temporal condition: it is not against now. Instead it is a way of looking at the world and understanding our presence within it. In essence it is a statement against progress and the idea … Continue reading

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Welcome!

This is the website and blog for the book The Antimodern Condition written by Peter King and published by Ashgate on 4 February 2014. The aim of this site is to disseminate the key ideas form the book and hopefully to … Continue reading

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