Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social Science and Character Educations (ICoSSCE 2019)

Grounding the Teachings of Kuntowijoyo as a Prophetic Social Science as an Effort to Counteract Radicalism in Indonesia

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Novita Sari, Taat Wulandari
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Novita Sari
Available Online 4 February 2020.
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https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200130.046How to use a DOI?
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science social prophetic Kuntowijoyo, radicalism
Abstract

This study analyzes the strategy in counteracting radicalism from the perspective of Kuntowijoyo’s prophetic social science. The values of Kuntowijoyo’s prophetic social science such as the values of liberation, humanization, and transcendence as an alternative way to counteract radicalism in Indonesia. The value of liberation as a human effort to be pro-active in rejecting and opposing sleaze, neglect, and injustice, so that each society has an attitude of religious tolerance based on mutual respect, respect and freedom of religion by their respective beliefs. The need to develop a humanist paradigm in religion with indications of courtesy and balance. The harmony between anthropocentric and theocentric humanism will elevate human nature itself based on the value of transcendence. Prophetic social science has a vision of resistance to oppression, oriented to science not only from reason and empiricism but also from revelation. Radical actions arise due to economic, political, ethnic, cultural, media and religious pressure from individuals, groups and even between countries. The purpose writing explains the history and development of radicalism in Indonesia, the form - the form of radicalism, the causes of radicalism, social sciences, Kuntowijoyo, as well as social sciences prophetic Kuntowijoyo strategy in countering radicalism in Indonesia.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social Science and Character Educations (ICoSSCE 2019)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
4 February 2020
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978-94-6252-894-9
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2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200130.046How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2020, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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