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Carimo Mohomed

vocabulary of terms was bandied about: modernization, elites, development, stability were talked about as possessing some sort of universal validity, but that in fact they formed a rhetorical smokescreen hiding ignorance on the subject. For him, the new Orientalist jargon, i.e., of the 20th century, was

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Sophia Rose Arjana

an account is problematic, however. It gives rise to a central question about the terms in which inquiry into the subject is conceptualized and framed: what is the basis for privileging religion over class, nation or gender in the constitution of an individual’s identity? In the case of Muslims, this

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Dustin J. Byrd

serious subject of inquiry for other philosophers such as Jürgen Habermas, Jacques Derrida, Slavoj Žižek, Judith Butler and Martha Nussbaum. The Frankfurt School faithfully followed the dialectical logic of the historical materialist Karl Marx, which he learned from his teacher G.W.F. Hegel. While

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Teo Lee Ken

of the authority an on the subject’s feeling of weakness and dependence; the surrender of decision making to the authority results from the latter’s magic power; its decision can not and must not be questioned. Materially, or according to content, authoritarian ethics answers the question of what is

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Eric Goodfield

approach is neither novel nor rare, and we have the likes of Rousseau, Hegel, Marx and the Frankfurt School to thank for that. In particular, I organize my thoughts around the way the individual subject is deployed in what I consider to be a fairly general and pronounced, though perhaps often unconscious

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Khosrow Bagheri Noaparast

the different forms of freedom the students had; the comprehensive structure of curriculum – including the subjects that required rational contemplation, as well as the subjects based on revelation; amalgamation of freedom and responsibility of students, etc. The main claim of the book is that there

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Dustin J. Byrd and Seyed Javad Miri

subject,” which is the Eurocentric form of human person, and the “object,” which corresponds to the humanity at large, which lies outside the West. “The Native” is an object , or what Malcolm x conceptualizes as “House Negro,” and the “Human Being” is what Malcolm x terms the “Master.” Shariati tries

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Chandra Muzaffar

the last three centuries. We shall first look at communism, as a system at the root of which is Marxism, a subject on which Shariati had a lot to say. Shariati was critical of Marxism for many reasons. Its denial of the transcendent and the sacred and its exposition of life as a force, a process that

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Mahdi Ahouie

views on two specific topics: Zionism and Islamic solidarity. 32 Referring to these two topics as “overly sensitive” subjects in Iranian society, he explained in detail what he meant by unity between the Shiʾa and Sunni Muslims, writing, The kind of unity that I advocate for Islamic society is the

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Fatemeh Shayan

further noted that unilateral American policies had led to an overreach, while arrogantly ignoring the rest of the world, where a series of reactions ranging from terrorism to anti-American viewpoints have emerged. 5 Although these have been the subject of extensive analyses on anti-American perspectives