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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In the winter ofhe was a visiting professor at the University of Chicago teaching Intellectual and Religious History of Modern Iran.

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News A distinctive form of Muslim politics: Abdolkarim SoroushIranintellectual movementsMarxismIslamist political ideologytruth claimshermeneutical approach.

Newest Most Read Most Comments. Soroush has been criticized from two opposite quarters. Arf means to see, to smell. Soroush returned to Iran after the fall of the shah and published Knowledge and Value Danesh va Arzeshthe first of many books relating Islam to the challenges of democracy and modernity. Related Content Book review: And, with a mixture of rage and hatred, the people of the world see off […]. In traditional Islamic thought, theology and Sufism are two utterly different approaches.

Other public appearances, including his Thursday lectures, were banned.

This is owing to his early adherence to the Islamic revolutionary values, his polemics against Marxism, later departure sorosuh the conservative Islam toward a reformist stand based on the philosophy of science and modern hermeneutics, and his current role as an uncompromising and outspoken opposition voice, as abdoljarim as a fervent supporter of the Green Movement.


The philosophy of Abdolkarim Soroush can be summarized as follows: Search within my subject: Islam in Iran Modernism Muhammad Khatami.

Within this context, can Sufism be seen as an integral part of theology? We have a plurality of democracies in the international community.

Pages 1 2 Next page All on one page. History Law Linguistics Literature. Home People Abdolkarim Soroush. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Iranian society The Islamic Republic has a drug problem Fletcher captures the overall methodology of Soroush in his treatment of religion. The second is this: Jordan and the influx of refugees The true Samaritans. The former, the essence of religion, is perceived as beyond human reach, eternal and divine.

If you read Rumi you will encounter a very different world and we need different worlds. Soon, he not only became subject to harassment and state censorship, but also lost his job and security.

Abdolali Bazargan to discuss the issue of domestic violence in Iran and […]. The Sufi thinker Jalal ad-Din Rumi is a major source of inspiration to you.

Abdolkarim Soroush

abdolkarm It includes the longest and most detailed intellectual biography of Soroush presented as a lively interview with him by Mahmoud Sadri. Religious Tyranny is Crumbling: The Oxford Handbook of Islam and Politics. Kamrava locates Soroush in the contemporary context of religious sorousy. We do not have one democracy but many democracies in history. Over the past five decades, all the broad political movements in Iran have been religious in nature.


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Readers’ comments can be found by Google and other search engines. Soroush is primarily interested in the philosophy of science, philosophy of religion, the philosophical system of Molana Jalaleddin Balkhi Rumi and comparative philosophy.

Don’t have an account? Esposito and John Obert Voll, — You continue to go forward and suddenly you see the ghazal. 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.

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During the Cold War period…. 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: Also a scholar in residence in Yale Universitysorousy taught Islamic Political Philosophy at Princeton University in the academic year. So dire is the persecution of Christians, Christianity is in danger of disappearing from its homeland.

What can a thirteenth century philosopher offer us today?