Cultural Pluralism, The Challenge of our Time
“Cultural pluralism” is a recent concept in Europe to the extent that many do not know what it means.
Few concepts are both so controversial and recurrent within the philosophical and cultural debate as the concept of relativism.
Though its semantic origins are pre-modern, revolution has been a fundamental category of the interpretation of modern times.
Islamism is a highly militant mobilizing ideology selectively developed out of Islam’s scriptures, texts, legends, historical precedents, organizational experiences and present-day grievances, all as a defensive reaction against the long-term erosion of Islam’s primacy over the public...
Fundamentalism means the literal and dogmatic interpretation of holy texts (but these may also be secular texts), the prescriptive indications of which are considered the foundations of all action.