Stock Image

The Emergence of Iranian Nationalism: Race and the Politics of Dislocation

Zia-Ebrahimi, Reza

3 ratings by GoodReads
ISBN 10: 0231175760 / ISBN 13: 9780231175760
Published by Columbia University Press
New Condition New Hardcover
From Kennys Bookstore (Olney, MD, U.S.A.) Quantity Available: 2

Available From More sellers

View all  copies of this book

Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBN; JPFN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 454. . 2016. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780231175760

About this title:

Synopsis:

Reza Zia-Ebrahimi revisits the work of Fath'ali Akhundzadeh and Mirza Aqa Khan Kermani, two Qajar-era intellectuals who founded modern Iranian nationalism. In their efforts to make sense of a difficult historical situation, these thinkers advanced an appealing ideology Zia-Ebrahimi calls "dislocative nationalism," in which pre-Islamic Iran is cast as a golden age, Islam is radicalized as an alien religion, and Arabs become implacable others. Dislodging Iran from its empirical reality and tying it to Europe and the Aryan race, this ideology remains the most sophisticated and politically potent form of identity in Iran.

About the Author:

Reza Zia-Ebrahimi is lecturer (assistant professor) in history at King's College London.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Emergence of Iranian Nationalism: Race ...

Publisher: Columbia University Press

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Payment Methods

Payment Methods Accepted by Seller

Visa Mastercard American Express


Seller Kennys Bookstore
Address: Olney, MD, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Seller Since 09 October 2009
Seller Rating 5-star rating


Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. For any queries please use the contact seller link or send an email to books@kennys.ie,

Conor Kenny


Shipping Terms:

All books securely packaged. Some books ship from Ireland.


Store Description: We carry a comprehensive range of out of print and rare books.

Buy New
Price: 46.70 Convert Currency
Shipping: 0 From U.S.A. to United Kingdom Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket