Cultural magazine promoting the dialogue with the Islamic world

    About Fikrun

    Fikrun wa Fann is a cultural magazine that encourages and makes a contribution towards shaping cultural exchange between Germany and Islam-orientated cultural groups. Authors from Germany, Europe and the Islamic world have their say alongside other international voices. In addition to information and dialogue with and within Islam-orientated countries, Fikrun wa Fann also offers a literary forum for current socio-political debates.
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    Fikrun wa Fann "Psychology"

    When Sigmund Freud invented psychoanalysis at the end of the nineteenth century, psychology became a science and theory which, like medicine, laid claim to universality. But is this claim legitimate? The new edition of Art&Thought explores the role of psychology in a globalized world and for intercultural exchange. More ...

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      Photo: Stefan Weidner

      Can Freud Be Globalised?


      Psychoanalysis and the Non-Western World
      Photo: Ziad Homsi

      The Rape of Women in Wartime


      Psychoanalytical Considerations
      Photo: Stefan Weidner

      Islam as a Projection Screen for Our Attitudes and Feelings


      The Psychological Background to Islamophobia