Political Islam, Iran, and the Enlightenment.pdf

Political Islam, Iran, and the Enlightenment

Ali Mirsepassis book presents a powerful challenge to the dominant media and scholarly construction of radical Islamist politics, and their anti-Western ideology, as a purely Islamic phenomenon derived from insular, traditional, and monolithic religious foundations. It argues that the discourse of political Islam has strong connections to important and disturbing currents in Western philosophy and modern Western intellectual trends. The work demonstrates this by establishing links between important contemporary Iranian intellectuals and the central influence of Martin Heideggers philosophy. We are also introduced to new democratic narratives of modernity linked to diverse intellectual trends in the West and in non-Western societies, notably in India, where the ideas of John Dewey have influenced important democratic social movements--Provided by publisher.

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DATEIGRÖSSE 5.15 MB
ISBN 9780521745901
AUTOR Ali Mirsepassi
DATEINAME Political Islam, Iran, and the Enlightenment.pdf
VERöFFENTLICHUNGSDATUM 07/01/2020

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