Tag Archives: Iran/Persian

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Being Iranian in the U.S. and Germany

A review of National Narratives and Global Politics: Immigrant and Second-Generation Iranians in the U.S. and Germany, by Sahar Sadeghi. In her comparative study of…

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Environmentalism in Iran

A review of Remaking Nature in Iran: Environmentalism, Science and the Nation, by Satoshi Abe. Satoshi Abe’s dissertation Remaking Nature in Iran: Environmentalism, Science and…

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Fealty & Patronage in the Safavid State

A review of The Foundation of the Safavid State: Fealty, Patronage, and Ideals of Authority (1501-1576), by Hani Khafipour. Narrating the downfall of the provincial…

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Consumerism & Freedom in Iran

A review of “Shopping for Freedom“ in der Islamischen Republik. Widerstand und Konformismus im Konsumverhalten der iranischen Mittelschicht, by Ariane Sadjed. The title does not…

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Opium in Iran 1850-1955

A review of The Most Sovereign of Masters: The History of Opium in Modern Iran, 1850-1955, by Ram Baruch Regavim. Ram Ragavim sets out in…

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Hitting the Archives This Summer?

Will you be doing archival research on topics Islamic or related to the Islamic world this summer? Before heading out, be sure to brush up…