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By Arshin Adib-Moghaddam

ISBN-10: 1107012678

ISBN-13: 9781107012677

ISBN-10: 1107670624

ISBN-13: 9781107670624

because the architect of the Iranian Revolution of 1979, Ayatollah Khomeini continues to be probably the most inspirational and enigmatic figures of the 20 th century. The revolution put Iran on the leading edge of heart East politics and the Islamic revival. two decades after his dying, Khomeini is respected as a non secular and political figurehead in Iran and in huge swathes of the Islamic international, whereas within the West he's remembered via many as a dictator and the instigator of Islamist disagreement. Arshin Adib-Moghaddam brings jointly distinct and rising students during this finished quantity, which covers all features of Khomeini's lifestyles and severely examines Khomeini the flesh presser, the thinker, and the non secular chief, whereas contemplating his legacy in Iran and additional afield in different components of the Islamic global and the West. Written via students from various disciplines, the booklet will turn out helpful to scholars and basic readers drawn to the lifestyles and instances of Khomeini and the politics that he inspired.

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