Intellectual Trends in Twentieth-Century Iran: A Critical Survey

Intellectual Trends in Twentieth-Century Iran: A Critical Survey

by Negin Nabavi (Editor)


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ISBN-13: 9780813026305
Publisher: University Press of Florida
Publication date: 08/07/2003
Edition description: First
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Intellectual Discourse in Pahlavi Iran
1. The Ambivalent Modernity of Iranian Intellectuals, by Mehrzad Boroujerdi
2. Khalil Maleki: The Odd Intellectual Out, by Homa Katouzian
3. Ahmad Shamlu and the Contingency of Our Future, by Hamid Dabashi and Golriz Dahdel
4. The Discourse of "Authentic Culture" in Iran of the 1960s and 1970s, by Negin Nabavi
Part II. Intellectual Expressions and Dynamics in Postrevolutionary Iran
5. Crossing the Desert: Iranian Intellectuals after the Islamic Revolution, by Morad Saghafi
6. Religious Intellectuals and Political Action in the Reform Movement, by Hamidreza Jalaeipour
7. Improvising in Public: Transgressive Politics of the Reformist Press in Postrevolutionary Iran, by Farideh Farhi
8. Sacral Defense of Secularism: Dissident Political Theology in Iran, by Mahmoud Sadri
9. Women's Rights and Clerical Discourses: The Legacy of 'Allameh Tabataba'i, by Ziba Mir-Hosseini

Negin Nabavi, assistant professor of Near Eastern studies at Princeton University, has published articles and book reviews in journals such as Iranian Studies, Journal of Islamic Studies, and Orient.

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