Books - محمد علی همایون کاتوزیان :: Homa Katouzian


Sadeq Hedayat: The Life and Legend of an Iranian Writer

First published in 2002 by I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd. Sadeq Hedayat is the most famous and enigmatic Iranian writer of the 20th century. He was born in 1903 and lived a troubled life which ended in 1951 with his suicide in Paris. His most celebrated novel, The Blind Owl, has made an impact far beyond Iranian literary circles and has drawn the [...]

The political economy of modern Iran

First published in 1981 by New York University Press, this book is a comprehensive study of the political economy of modern Iran during the Pahlavi ear. It is a product of twenty-five year of theory and practice in Iranian as well as European economics, politics, sociology, history and philosophy and looks at the subject in a completely fresh [...]