Roy Mottahedeh


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in New York, The United States
July 03, 1940

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Roy Mottahedeh is Gurney Professor of Islamic History at Harvard University. An internationallly renowned expert, his academic awards include a Guggenheim and a MacArthur Prize Fellowship.

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The Mantle of the Prophet: ...

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Loyalty and Leadership in A...

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Radical Islam

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“Iranian high school students learned how to draw microscopes and how to write letter-perfect descriptions of the way in which microscopes worked, but the microscopes in Iranian schools usually remained locked up as property too valuable to be put in students’ hands. The”
Roy Mottahedeh, The Mantle of the Prophet: Religion and Politics in Iran

“introduced school songs, patriotic holidays, and nationalistic themes in textbooks, all of which made an ancient love of Iran into a modern nationalism.”
Roy Mottahedeh, The Mantle of the Prophet: Religion and Politics in Iran

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