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Author Milani, Abbas.

Title Lost wisdom : rethinking modernity in Iran / by Abbas Milani.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Mage Publishers, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.6970955 M589l 2004    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 168 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Modernity in the land of the Sophy -- Kafi is Kafi -- Sa'di & the kings -- Nasir al-Din Shah in Farang -- Shadman's modernity -- Tehran & modernity -- Hedayat & the tragic vision -- King of shadows -- Houshang Golshiri -- Modernity & Sharnush Parsipur's Blue logos -- The purgatory of exile.
Subject Iran -- Intellectual life.
Islamic fundamentalism -- Iran.
Islamic modernism -- Iran.
Islam and politics -- Iran.
Secularism -- Iran.
Culture conflict -- Iran.
ISBN 0934211892 (pbk.)
0934211906 (pbk.)

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