RAFAAH RAFIE AL-TAHTAWI; THE JOURNALIST; DISCUSSION OF HIS JOURNALISM
رفاعة رافع الطهطاوي الصحفي كلمات عن الصحافة
The East-West encounter was an important historical event in modern time that led to good and bad developments in various spheres of life. Values changed, new theories emerged, new political and ideological systems emerged, and new genres and arts came into existence. One of the advantages of this encounter was the emergence of the journalism, which has played and continues to play an important role in educating people, so much so that it has become one of the basic pillars for the establishment of any civilization. The Arabic Journalism is also the result of this connection, and the one who laid its bases in the Arab world is Rafaah Rafie al-Tahtawi. His role in this area similar to his roles in other areas is effective, constructive and pioneering which manifested through the newspapers “الوقائع المصرية " and " روضة المدارس ", and this article briefly tries to throw light on this aspect of the personality of Rafaa Tahtawi.