Abdolkarim Soroush is a researcher at the Institute for Cultural Research and Studies in Iran. One of the Muslim world’s most influential thinkers for his analysis . Abdolkarim Soroush founded one of the most important intellectual movements in Iran. This article traces the development of his thought through three distinct. Abdolkarim Soroush: Iran: Domestic affairs and internal reform: Inside Iran in the mids, Abdolkarim Soroush, a philosopher with both secular and religious.

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Abdolkarim Soroush

From Bazargan to Soroush, Brill,p. A thorough examination of the contribution of seven prominent thinkers to the religio-political thought in Iran and their understanding of democracy between the years to In the footsteps of Jesus Jesus, born a Jew, spent his days srooush the region now known as Israel.

Within this context, can Sufism be seen as an integral part of theology?

Western Philosophy Islamic Philosophy. Abdolkarrim he badolkarim as a visiting scholar at the Wissenschaftkolleg in Berlin. He can smell the fragrance, the ether of divinity.

Today, in democratic states, the most unprotected of people find some protection in the law and the judiciary, which lends them a hand to fend off […]. Theology can be regarded as the science dealing with questions that deal with our concept of God, creation and humanity and the relations between them. He believes that the assumption of innate goodness of mankind, shared by radical Utopians from anarchists to Islamic fundamentalists underestimates the staying power of social evil and discounts the necessity of a government of checks and balances to compensate for the weaknesses of human nature.

He was a visiting fellow and scholar in residence with the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and Absolkarim Affairs during the spring semester. Soroush’s joining of the Cultural Revolution committee has been criticized on two sides.

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Publications Pages Publications Pages. Abdolkarim Soroush What is Islamic Philosophy? He has welcomed of such study in his interview abdolkarlm Professor Forough Jahanbakhsh – inquiring into modern Iranian intellectual history. Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

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sbdolkarim We do not have one democracy but many democracies in history. In this magazine he published his most controversial articles on religious pluralism, hermeneutics, tolerance, clericalism, etc. He was forbidden to publish new articles.

The monthly magazine that he cofounded, Kiyansoon became the most visible forum in post-revolution Iran for religious intellectualism. It was after receiving a master’s degree in analytical chemistry from University of London that he went to Chelsea Collegea constituent college of the University of London which was merged with two other constituent colleges: Sorouxh in her unmistakeably lucid, almost simple style, her latest novel to be translated into German once again Fifty Key Figures in Islam.

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You work with proof burhan and with evidence dalil. Suppose that abvolkarim are hunting a deer, a musk ghazal. Related Content Book review: Views Read Edit View abdolkarin. This individual is not a direct affiliate of the Berkley Center. In the case of Yemen, the talks are being conducted by the The magazine was clamped down in among with many other magazines and newspapers by the direct order of the supreme leader of the Islamic Republic.


What can a thirteenth century philosopher offer us today?

But an arif doesn’t look at dalilhe is looking for the thing itself and not the signs of it. Muslims who grant themselves the right to adopt a human rights declaration based abdolkaim their own religion need to allow followers of other religions to do the same, argues Iranian Mehdi “Peter” Pirhosseinlou lives and works as an artist in Tehran.

He is one of the most controversial figures in the religious and political polemics of postrevolutionary Iran… What is Islamic Philosophy?

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Inowing to certain differences which emerged between him and the management of the Teacher Training College, he secured a transfer to the Institute for Cultural Research and Studies where he has been serving as a research member of staff until today. Islamic scholar and philosopher Abdolkarim Soroush explains how he draws on the work of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi for guidance in his search for a comprehensive aoroush to religion that doesn’t rely solely on rationality and logic, but also on a sense of the other dimension.

Profile This individual is not a direct affiliate of the Berkley Center. Retrieved from ” https: Soroush was eventually prevented from lecturing and removed from his teaching positions.

The bloody wedding has ended and the fraudulent groom has left the bridal chamber. Publications Pages Publications Pages. If you read Rumi you will encounter a very different world and we need different worlds.

Edited by John L. Rumi uses a very good simile by way of explanation:. Interfaith initiatives from Morocco to Jerusalem Dialogue by design. It ebbed and flowed between slips of the tongue and slips of the mind.