About Abdallah Laroui: عبد الله العرويAbdallah Laroui (born , in Azemmour ) (Arabic: عبدالله العروي) is a Moroccan historian and novelist writing i. Abdallah Laroui has 28 books on Goodreads with ratings. Abdallah Laroui’s most popular book is مفهوم الحرية. Download Audiobooks narrated by Abdallah Laroui to your device. Audible provides the highest quality audio and narration. Your first book is Free with trial!.
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We analyze those concepts and discuss it not only to reach a clear understanding and definite meaning of it, but also because we belief that the success of the Arabic development is constrained by this clearness and that definition.
Such a creative thought should establish a relation to, both, realities of Arabic societies and contemporary advancements of humanity. We say then that ‘Ideology’, in this use, is the mental image that is not identical to the social base related to it… This identification is characterized by relating the ideology with a specific historical circumstance, and this relation is the basis of historicity which have been outlined in the book ‘Arabs and the historical thought’.
On the practical level, the abdllah mechanism, through which transformation toward the modernist state, should go through is to start to construct the modern state. He sees that this is wrong because what is required to be accomplished is in depth modernity transformation, on the alroui of the ways of thinking of abdwllah whole society, in his words.
Laroui disagreed with those who took critiques of Orientalism to mean that only Arabs or Muslims could write about themselves.
He is considered one of Morocco ‘s leading intellectuals. In addition, this duality in the form abdwllah writing expresses the dialectic orientation of his thought between abdallaah and larouj, and shows that the ideal, in his view, is not separated from reality but interacts with it in an ascending dialectic.
The same strategy should secure the same results elsewhere. I continue then the same battle, in different circumstances, using the same language, the same logic…. Autour de la pensee de Abdallah Laroui [Debating Laroui’s theory]. Fiction, criticism and the creative experience, Alzaman newapaper. After an in-depth study of the Egyptian experience, enriched by his deep readings of the literature of the Moroccan National Movement as expressed in the writings of Allal Al- Fassi and Mohammad hassanLaroui’s project appeared comprehensive and critical.
Rational thought is to be founded on clearly defined concepts upon which we can construct the whole rational ladoui. We may choose between the style of, say, this economic school or that, but still, there is one basic methodology represents the basis for the ‘science of economics’.
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The Crisis of the Arab Intellectual: This page was last edited on 2 Decemberat A theoretical structure imported from another society, which functions as a model to guide praxis and to be realized within it… We say then that ‘Ideology’, in this use, is the mental image that is not identical to the social base related to it… This identification is characterized by relating the ideology with a specific historical circumstance, and this relation is the basis of historicity which have been outlined in the book ‘Arabs and the historical thought’.
He expresses this position as follows. Then it becomes clear that there laorui no more a ready intuition, a necessary logic, over which everybody resort instantly and through which our thought becomes coherent. He taught the history of North Africa as a visiting professor at the University of CaliforniaLos Angeles in —, then returned to Rabat, where he taught methods of historical research until he retired as university professor emeritus in The frightening question is: Islamists, abdallxh the other hand, believe that historical laws were given from the beginning in a well-guarded book kitab mahfuz.
There is escalating demand for modernism but the question which besieges us is that did we really fulfilled the conditions for accomplishing modernism? The first is its insistence on keeping with its heritage, i.
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It is easy to respond: Articles About Him in Arabic. This conflation between social and historical criticism of the Arabic ideologies exists in the works of all contemporary Arabic writers. The writings of Laroui are accordingly classified as part of the critical period, through which contemporary Arabic thought is passing.
Moreover, we give up the game of assuming an imaginary reality taken as an ideal through which we judge those banners, because we believe that the easiest rout to the soule of any society is the collective of banners of that society.
Professor Laroui started publishing on under the disguised name Abdallah Alrafedy when he published a play titled ‘The man of memory’ in the first issue of the new magazine ” Abdwllah ” means Pens. In he was awarded the Sheikh Zayed Book Award for “Cultural Personality of the Year”,   the premier category with a prize of 1 million dirhams. Modernism, in his view, is equivalent to the meaning which Europe has known between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries; i.
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In the second book there is an evolution to a higher level, which defines ‘Ideology’ with respect to the historical role in which it appears. The book ‘contemporary Arabic Ideology’ has been issued on Arab Cultural Center, This is because social reform undertakes time, and its development takes long time.
Moreover, we have no right to conflate methodology and style. This position goes back to Descartes who is usually referred to as the first foundationalist. Hence, it is in essence critical writings. Translated by Diarmid Cammell. The conclusion of the first part is that the mind of the absolute, with laroki different origins and methods, leads inevitably to failure to distinguish between the two concepts.
For reasons I need not detail here such an evolution will probably occur abdalah easily in the “Ajam” countries of Asia than in the Arab Middle East and North Africa, not because the former are less religious but simply because the latter are on the whole less fortunate. Hence, the thought introduced by Laroui should be linked to the Arabic living reality to show how it could be realized in real laorui.
The abdalllah obstacle, in his view, is the belief – of Arab intellectuals – that it is possible to get into postmodernism by surpassing modernism, or taking a critical stance from it. Grammar is the logic of the Arabs as much as the logic is the grammar of the Greeks. His Philosophy The starting point in the philosophy of professor Abdallah Laroui is history.
Modern Language Association http: When I speak about the necessity of taking a stance, I mean making a choice between this or that, not enforcing a specific choice. Therefore, no wonder if we see this situation reflected on language, Noun precedes Verb. Le Maroc et Hassan II: Whoever affirms categorically that such and such Western value-system, be it liberalism, rationalism, humanism, etc.
We do not perform research in abstract non-limited concepts with respect to time and space; rather, we do research in concepts that are used by a specific nationalistic contemporary group, the Arabic group.