Tunisian historian, islamic studies scholar and academic. Djaït (Hichem), The Life of Muhammad, Carthage, The Tunisian Academy of Sciences, Letters and Arts -Beït al-Hikma-, 3 vols, “Revelation and. Results 1 – 12 of 17 Islamic Culture in Crisis: A Reflection on Civilizations in History. Oct 8, by Milton Hindus and Hichem Djait.

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His jichem father and some of his uncles and relatives were Islamic sages or sheikhswhich made the name of the Djait family become traditionally associated with the Zeytouna Mosque as well as with Islamic Fiqh and Iftah or jurisprudence. Djait was born in TunisTunisia to a conservative upper-middle-class family.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Hicjem this honouring is an acknowledgement of something great which enriched libraries and minds.

His training djati Sadiki College made him discover Enlightenment thinkers and the ideals of the Renaissance and the Reformation which were rather different from the teachings of his family’s conservative milieu.


In fact, the honouring, after long years of retirement, is partly fair for Dr.

Hichem Djait (Author of Islamic Culture in Crisis)

He had his secondary education at Sadiki Collegewhere he studied French, world literatureWestern philosophyArabicand Islamic Studies. Djait later travelled to France where he received the “Aggregation” diploma in History in In a recent interview published by the Egyptian Arabic newspaper Al-Ahram, Tunisian historian Hichem Djait revealed that the Tunisian university will ultimately honour him, at the request of the Arab World Institute in Paris and as part of honouring some Arab thinkers.

Renate Brandl is a very powerful year with many opportunities but also challenges, German Renate Besides, it is a good opportunity for the Tunisian University to reconcile with those who served science and knowledge efficiently during their life time. Retrieved from ” https: This page was last edited on 10 Decemberat Tunisia central bank raises interest rates to reduce high inflation.

Ringing tribute to be paid to Professor Hichem Djait by Tunisian University

Among such publications, one may mention The Great Fitna or The Great Discord first published in and which represents a seminal study and a revolutionary reading of Islamic history following the death of Prophet Muhammad. Views Read Edit View history.


djjait Djait who has spent a deep and longstanding career in Academic and research fields. Tunisian startup Utopixar is one of six companies from developing economies selected to receive investment from This initiative started with prominent Moroccan historian and novelist Abdullah al Aroui along with two Egyptians, namely Rochdi Rached, historian of Mathematics of Arab and Muslim world, Mustapha Safouan, specialist scientist in psychology.

The Great Fitna is often described by scholars and critics as the most influential reference on the subject.