Är en konservativ samhällsteori möjlig?: Sociologiska och kunskapsteoretiska perspektiv

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Publikationens författare: Mikko Lagerspetz
Publiceringsår: 2019
Nummer: 2
Artikelns första sida, sidnummer: 7
Artikelns sista sida, sidnummer: 27


Abstrakt

Is a conservative social theory possible? Sociological and
epistemological perspectives [In Swedish]. According to Mannheim, conservatism as a mentality is not inclined to theoretical thinking. However, the article identifies some of conservatist thinking's main starting points. The most important is the epistemological idea of historical accumulation of tacit knowledge, which cannot be reduced to ideas or rational principles. From this starting point, one logically arrives to Popper's idea of Open Society, rather than to any of the ideas currently advocated by political neo-conservatism.


Nyckelord

Conservatism, Epistemology, Open Society

Senast uppdaterad 2020-08-04 vid 07:48

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