L'inconscient de l'Islam by Malek Chebel

By Malek Chebel

Quand un grand spécialiste de l’islam dénonce les dérives du monde arabo-musulman actuel.

« Si le bel islam prêche le droit à l’indifférence et à los angeles non-agression mutuelle, il faut croire que l’Homme, lui, est flexible, colérique et impétueux », constate Malek Chebel. A travers cinq études percutantes, il nous montre à quel element los angeles faute et los angeles transgression sont omniprésentes dans le monde musulman contemporain. Cet Inconscient de l’islam remonte aux racines de l. a. faith et se nourrit de l’histoire des califes, pour mettre en évidence et éclairer l. a. folie actuelle d’une partie de los angeles communauté.

Guerre sainte détournée, exacerbation de los angeles determine du kamikaze, violence symbolique de los angeles relation mère-fils, censure des livres, immolation au nom d’une purification sacrée : cette immersion dans le monde complexe des interdits et de leur transgression interroge les liens entre faith, politique et liberté dans l. a. doctrine musulmane.

Plaidoyer autorisé pour l. a. mise à nu d’un inconscient longtemps nié et redouté, cet essai audacieux révèle les contradictions d’un islam aux prises avec le monde contemporain.

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13 Fewkes’s view continues more or less intact today. Even though Bourke’s theory is displaced by Fewkes’s, Bourke’s book nets considerable cultural and academic capital. Eventually, he is elected president of the American Folklore Association. For Bourke, who dared to step down into a snakefilled kiva, this stepping back to write, lecture, and theorize was also a stepping up. His ethnographic foray and publication presage a tourist flood. A few years after the publication of Snake-Dance, other anthropologists arrive at the mesas.

Bourke, a graduate of West Point Military Academy, is only thirty-five years old. Even so, he is already a seasoned soldier, having fought in and survived the Civil War at age sixteen, then weathered two of the fiercest Indian wars, those with the Apaches and the Lakotas. Bourke is regarded by Indians and soldiers alike as dogged, courageous, fair, and literary-minded. ” When Apaches want favors, Bourke, ever the scholar, trades favors for religious knowledge. ”6 No site in North America has been continuously inhabited for a longer time than the three high desert mesas inhabited by the Hopis.

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