Chapter

Against the Stream

Mark Sedgwick

in Against the Modern World

Published in print June 2004 | ISBN: 9780195152975
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199835225 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195152972.003.0015
 Against the Stream

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This chapter analyzes the development of Traditionalism as shown in previous chapters and the relationship of Traditionalism to modernity. It discusses historical streams, the motivations of individuals who became Traditionalists (partly a function of alienation), and the relationship between these matters and globalization and Orientalism.

Keywords: modernity; alienation; globalization; Orientalism

Chapter.  4127 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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