Resumo Biográfico

Arshin Adib-Moghaddam is Professor in Global Thought and Comparative Philosophies and Chair of the Centre for Iranian Studies at the London Middle East Institute. He is also Senior Associate Fellow of CEI-IUL.

Educated at the Universities of Hamburg, American (Washington DC) and Cambridge, where he received his MPhil and PhD as a multiple scholarship student, he was the first Jarvis Doctorow Fellow in International Relations and Peace Studies at St Edmund Hall and the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford.

As a critic, writer and scholar, Adib-Moghaddam is best known for his work on Iran, relations between the west and the Muslim world and the international politics of West Asia and North Africa. As a public intellectual, he writes on contemporary politics and culture and his commentary has been published by leading outlets including Al-Jazeera, CNN, The Daily Star (Beirut), The Guardian, The Independent, and opendemocracy. Adib-Moghaddam has lectured globally on topics ranging from Iranian and Islamic politics, Islamophobia, critical and postcolonial theory and the myth of a clash of civilisations.

Publicações Salientes

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2016) ‘The shifting foundations of the velayat-e faqih’. In: Monshipouri, Mahmood, (ed.), Inside the Islamic Republic: Social Change in Post-Khomeini Iran. London: Hurst.

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2015) ‘Islamic Secularism and the Question of Freedom in Iran’. Middle East Critique, (25) 1, pp 71-82.

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2015) ‘India in the Iranian imagination: Between Culture and Strategic Interest’. In: Sullivan, Kate, (ed.), Competing Visions of India in World Politics India’s Rise Beyond the West. Houndsmills; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp 145-159.

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2015) ‘Global Intifadah? September 11th and the Struggle Within Islam’. In: Valbjorn, Morten and Lawson, Fred H., (eds.), The International Relations of the Middle East; Vol. 3. London: Sage.

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2015) ‘Remnants of Empire: Civilisation, Torture, and Racism in the War on Terrorism’. In: Cullinane, Patrick and Ryan, David, (eds.), U.S. Foreign Policy and the Other. New York: Berghahn, pp 222-234.

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2015) ‘Islamischer Diskurs und Islamische Politik in Westasien und Nordafrika’. In: Kollmorgen, Raj and Merkel, Wolfgang and Wagener, Hans-Jürgen, (eds.), Handbuch Transformationsforschung. Wiesbaden: Springer, pp 389-404.

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin, (ed.), (2014) A Critical Introduction to Khomeini. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2014) ‘Global grandeur and the meaning of Iran: From the Shah to the Islamic Republic’. In: Fürtig, Henner, (ed.), Regional powers in the Middle East : new constellations after the Arab revolts. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2014) ‘Radicalism or revolution? Power and resistance in Iran’. In: Anceschi, Luca and Gervasio, Gennaro and Teti, Andrea, (eds.), Informal power in the greater Middle East : hidden geographies. Abingdon; New York: Routledge, pp 87-101.

Adib-Moghaddam, Arshin (2014) ‘A New Gulf Security Architecture : Prospects and Challenges for an Asian Role ‘. In: Gupta, Ranjit and Bagader, Abubaker and Ahmad, Talmiz and Janardhan, N, (eds.), A new Gulf Security Architecture: Prospects and challenge for an Asian role. Berlin: Gerlach Press.