liberalism

Refocusing Justice on Care
21/05/2019 - 18:00 עד 19:30
Liberal theories of justice, with their emphasis on individualism, their inability to incorporate the dependency concerns, and in their abstract characterization of citizens as rational, independent, and fully functioning agents that cooperate for mutual advantage, have failed to present a vision...
Refocusing Justice on Care
21/05/2019 - 18:00 עד 19:30
Liberal theories of justice, with their emphasis on individualism, their inability to incorporate the dependency concerns, and in their abstract characterization of citizens as rational, independent, and fully functioning agents that cooperate for mutual advantage, have failed to present a vision...
Refocusing Justice on Care
21/05/2019 - 18:00 עד 19:30
Liberal theories of justice, with their emphasis on individualism, their inability to incorporate the dependency concerns, and in their abstract characterization of citizens as rational, independent, and fully functioning agents that cooperate for mutual advantage, have failed to present a vision...
How to live together with those who are vastly different from us has been, perhaps, the most acute political issue in Israel in the first decades of the twenty-first century. Moreover, it is a challenge that concerns many contemporary democracies. However, for sociology—the science devoted to the...
Night of Philosophy
25/05/2017 - 20:00 עד 22:00
French and German philosophers and almost eighty established Israeli intellectuals. Curator: Rafael Zaguri-Orly The Embassy of France, the French Institute and the Goethe Institut in Israel, in partnership with the Polish Institute, the Van Leer Institute, Bar-Ilan University and the Cohn Institute...
Night of Philosophy
25/05/2017 - 20:00 עד 22:00
French and German philosophers and almost eighty established Israeli intellectuals. Curator: Rafael Zaguri-Orly The Embassy of France, the French Institute and the Goethe Institut in Israel, in partnership with the Polish Institute, the Van Leer Institute, Bar-Ilan University and the Cohn Institute...
Freedom in the Arab World
02/11/2016 - 18:30 עד 20:30
Relying on the hypothesis that the preoccupation with the subject of freedom became a core issue in the construction of all modern ideologies, this book traces the semantic inflation and extreme politicization of signifiers that indicate the concept “freedom” in Arabic during the period between the...
Social and Political Philosophy
The storms and the social and political changes still taking place throughout the Middle East have aroused an intellectual hunger for an understanding of key philosophers and texts that have influenced the development of the region. Therefore, the institute has chosen to promote research and...
Liberalism and Enlightenment in Arab Thought after 1967
The liberal discourse, one of the manifestations of enlightenment, has in recent decades again played a key role in constructing Arab intellectuals’ approach to various areas, from the political to the cultural. With regard to religion, Arab intellectuals ascribe to reason the highest authority for...
Research Workshop: Arab Thought and the New Cultural Critique – The 1980s and Beyond
Workshop, Thursday, 2 August 2012 Transcending the ubiquitous trend of self-criticism which proliferated widely after 1967, Arab thought during the 1980s took a critical turn toward a more systematic reexamination of modern Arab being and its relationship with the past. Especially debatable was the...

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