• Ahmet T. Kuru 2020-10-27 15:49

    By Javad Heirannia 

    Islam perfectly compatible with development: San Diego State University professor

    TEHRAN – Ahmet T. Kuru, professor of political science at San Diego State University, says Islam was historically perfectly compatible with development, and contemporary problems are created by class relations, rather than Islam.

  • Elizabeth Shakman Hurd 2019-04-24 11:14

    By Rooholamin Saeidi

    The dialectic of secularism and religionism: prof. Elizabeth Shakman Hurd

     The presence of religion in the public sphere and its implications for secularism

    TEHRAN - lizabeth Shakman Hurd teaches and writes on religion and politics, the politics of human rights and the right to religious freedom, the legal governance of religious diversity, U.S. foreign relations, and the international politics of the Middle East. Her work pursues an integrative approach to the study of politics and religion that offers insight into dilemmas of national and international governance involving difference, governance, power, law, and pluralism.