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Author Milani, Abbas.

Title Lost wisdom : rethinking modernity in Iran / by Abbas Milani
Edition First edition
Published Washington, D.C. : Mage Publishers, 2004

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Description 168 pages ; 24 cm
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Islamic fundamentalism -- Iran.
Islamic modernism -- Iran.
Islam and politics -- Iran.
Secularism -- Iran.
Culture conflict -- Iran.
Iran -- Intellectual life.
LC no. 2003021327
ISBN 0934211892
0934211906 paperback