The Impact of the Western Occupation on the Cultural Rooting of Modern Arabic Critical Movement: Ahmad Dayf, Taha Husain, and Mohammad Mandour as a Model

  • Abedullah Mahmoud Ibrahim Jordan University, Amman, Jordan

Abstract

This study aims to investigate the retreat of the critical Arab mind by examining selected stances of three Arab modern critics: Ahmad Dayf, Taha Husain, and Mohammad Mandour. The study highlights the relationship between the culture and colonization to reach to determine three concepts: culture, orientalism and reformation. Thus, the effects of these concepts on intellectual retreat. Furthermore, the current study discusses the negative role of the universities and the necessity of changing their teaching methods in order to establish liberal criticism free of the other's dependency.

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

References

Alduri, A. (2019). Altaqwin Altarikhi lillummah Alarabyyah. Beirut: Markiz Dirasāt Alwihdah.

Badawi, A. (1986). Dirāsāt Almustashrqīn Hawla Sihhat Alshi’r Aljahili. Beirut: Dār Lebanon.

Dayf, A. (1921). Muqaddimat Lidrāsat balāghat Alarab. Cairo: Matba’at Alsafour.

Eglinton, T. (2000). Fiqrat Althaqafeh. Latakia: Dār Alhiwār.

Husain, M. (2012). Naqd Kitāb fi Alsh’ir Aljahili. Beirut: Dār Jadawil.

Husain, T. (1997). Fi Alshi’r Aljāhili. Tunisia: Dār Alma’ārif.

Ibn Mandour, J. (2000). Lisān Alarab. Beirut: Dār Sāder.

Ibrahim, T. (1937). Tārīkh Alnaqid Aladabi ‘inda Al’arab. Beirut: Dār Alhiqmeh.

Mandour, M. (1996). Alnaqid Almanhaji ‘inda Alarab. Cairo: Dār Alnahdah.

Williams, R. (2005). Alkalimat Almafāh. Cairo: Almajlis Ala’ala lillthaqafeh.
Published
2020-10-01
How to Cite
IBRAHIM, Abedullah Mahmoud. The Impact of the Western Occupation on the Cultural Rooting of Modern Arabic Critical Movement: Ahmad Dayf, Taha Husain, and Mohammad Mandour as a Model. Journal of Social Sciences (COES&RJ-JSS), [S.l.], v. 9, n. 4, p. 1431.1456, oct. 2020. ISSN 2305-9249. Available at: <http://centreofexcellence.net/index.php/JSS/article/view/jss.2020.9.4.1431.1456>. Date accessed: 27 oct. 2020. doi: https://doi.org/10.25255/jss.2020.9.4.1431.1456.
Share |