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Ervand Abrahamian

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Fields  history of Iran
Alma mater  Oxford University

Name  Ervand Abrahamian
Role  University Professor
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Native name  Armenian: Երուանդ Աբրահամեան, Persian: یرواند آبراهامیان‎‎
Born  1940 Tehran, Iran
Institutions  The City University of New York
Education  University of Oxford, Columbia University
Books  A History of Modern Iran, The Coup: 1953 - the CIA - and t, Khomeinism, Tortured confessions, Radical Islam
Similar People  Homa Katouzian, Nikki Keddie, Mark Kesselman, Joel Krieger, Bruce Cumings

Khomeinism a conversation with professor ervand abrahamian about his book part 1

Ervand Abrahamian (Armenian: Երուանդ Աբրահամեան; Persian: یرواند آبراهامیان‎‎; born 1940) is a historian of Middle Eastern and particularly Iranian history.


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Born in Tehran to Armenian parents and raised in England, he received his M.A. at Oxford University and his Ph.D. at Columbia University. He teaches at the City University of New York (CUNY) where he is Distinguished Professor of History at Baruch College and the CUNY Graduate Center. He has taught at Princeton University, New York University and Oxford University. Abrahamian was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2010.

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He has appeared as a guest on such shows as Charlie Rose and World Focus, speaking on contemporary Iranian politics.

Khomeinism with professor ervand abrahamian part 2


  • Iran Between Two Revolutions (Princeton University Press,1982) (also published in Persian)
  • The Iranian Mojahedin (Yale University Press, 1989)
  • Khomeinism (University of California Press, 1993)
  • Tortured Confessions (University of California Press, 1999)
  • Inventing the Axis of Evil (coauthored) (New Press, 2004)
  • A History of Modern Iran (Cambridge University Press, 2008) (Published also in Italian, Polish, Turkish, Arabic, and Persian)
  • The Coup: 1953, The CIA and the Roots of Modern U.S.-Iranian Relations (New Press, 2013) (Published also in Persian)
  • The Crowd in Iranian Politics (In Persian) (Cheshmeh Press, 2016).
  • References

    Ervand Abrahamian Wikipedia