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La recherche sociologique dans le monde arabe : approche thématique et évaluation méthodologique

Abstract : Sociological research in the Arab world date back to 20. They were influenced by French and later American. The political tendencies of Arab sociologists researchers are reflected in their approaches to sociological themes studied. These are the socio-cultural scope (the Arab culture, intellectuals, secularism, modernity, patriarchy, violence, education, basic personality, the woman in the Arab world, sexuality in the Islam ...), socio-religious (Islam and Islamist movements ...), socio-political (Western domination, freedom and democracy ...), socio-economic (development and underdevelopment, globalization...), etc. Currents and methods which fall in this research are : structuralism, comparative, evolutionism, functionalism, empiricism ... An evaluation of the sociological research allows us to bring to their passive points of weakness following widespread arbitrary, political involvement, problems of categorization and style, themes and approaches, not sociological, low mastery of techniques of expression, methodological problems ... Meanwhile we put on the assets of such research among some authors : the taboo topics, contributions to sociological knowledge, the sense of accuracy, respect for scientific standards ... Indeed, the recovery of the situation of the Arab sociological research, involves three essential conditions : freedom of expression, reform of the sociological training in more than one Arab country, and carrying out research to operational range
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Howaida Slaibi. La recherche sociologique dans le monde arabe : approche thématique et évaluation méthodologique. Sociologie. Université Paul Verlaine - Metz, 2009. Français. ⟨NNT : 2009METZ017L⟩. ⟨tel-01752634⟩



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