GOFTMAN: What is Intellectualism and Who is an Intellectual?
In this program, host Yasir Ibrar discusses the theory of Intellectualism and the Intellectual.
Intellectualism denotes the use, development, and exercise of the intellect; the practice of being an intellectual; and the Life of the Mind. In the field of philosophy, “intellectualism” occasionally is synonymous with “rationalism”, that is, knowledge mostly derived from reason and ratiocination.
The panelists are:
- Abdul Ghafor Arezo, writer and researcher
- Omar Sharifi, university lecturer
- Ahmad Zia Rafaat, university lecturer
- Omar Sadr, university lecturer