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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 is still probably the most inspirational and enigmatic figures of the 20 th century. The revolution positioned Iran on the leading edge of center East politics and the Islamic revival. 20 years after his dying, Khomeini is respected as a religious and political figurehead in Iran and in huge swathes of the Islamic global, whereas within the West he's remembered via many as a dictator and the instigator of Islamist war of words. Arshin Adib-Moghaddam brings jointly extraordinary and rising students during this entire quantity, which covers all points of Khomeini's existence and severely examines Khomeini the baby-kisser, the thinker, and the non secular chief, whereas contemplating his legacy in Iran and additional afield in different elements of the Islamic global and the West. Written by means of students from various disciplines, the publication will end up useful to scholars and normal readers drawn to the lifestyles and instances of Khomeini and the politics that he inspired.

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