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Estizah-e Rahbari (Impeaching Iran’s Supreme Leader on his Political Authority)
(Afdal al-Jihad (The Superior Jihad Series/ Impeaching the Supreme Leader), 1, 2014-05)
It is an Open Letter to the Head of the Assembly of Experts & the Responses to the letter, assessing the Supreme Leader’s 21 Years in the Office: Speaking as an Iranian citizen, I accuse the leader of the Islamic Republic ...
Ebtezal-e Marja’iyyat-e Shi’a (The Trivialization of Shi’i Authority: Impeaching Iran’s Supreme Leader’s Claim to Religious Authority)
(Afdal al-Jihad (The Superior Jihad Series/ Impeaching the Supreme Leader), 2, 2015-05)
The story of Khamenei’s sole marja’iyyat has four parts. First, he was the capable orator serving the regime, with no claim to ijtihad, and wouldn’t even dream of Leadership and marja’iyyat: Hojjatol-Islam wal-Moslemin Khamenei. ...
Owning and Using Scholarship: An IP Handbook for Teachers and Researchers
Copyright and other types of laws regulating intellectual property create an increasing concern for contemporary scholarship. The digital environment has created exciting new opportunities and possibilities for scholars ...
A Broken Calabash: Social Aspects of Worship among Brazilian and West African Yoruba--Part Two
Part Two of A Senior honors thesis at Harvard College, awarded High Honors/Magna Cum Laude. A comparison of the social organization of orisha worship in Nigeria and Brazil.
A Broken Calabash: Social Aspects of Worship among Brazilian and West African Yoruba--Part One
Part One of Senior honors thesis as Harvard College, awarded High Honors and Magna Cum Laude. A comparison of the social organization of orisha worship in Nigeria and Brazil.
Mujazat-e Ertedad wa Azadi-ye Mazhab: Naqd-e Mujazat-e Ertedad wa Sabb al-Nabi ba Mawazin-e Feqh-e Estedlali (Apostasy, Blasphemy, & Religious Freedom in Islam: A Critique Based on Demonstrative Jurisprudence)
(Eslam va Hoquq-e Bashar (Islam and Human Rights Series), 2, 2014-07)
This book, as the second volume of “Islam and Human Rights Series,” attempts to establish that freedom of religion, in particular the freedom to turn away from a religion (abandoning Islam, choosing another religion, or ...
New World Gold Cultural Anxiety and Monetary Disorder in Early Modern Spain
Elvira Vilches examines economic treatises, stories of travel and conquest, moralist writings, fiction, poetry, and drama to reveal that New World gold ultimately became a problematic source of power that destabilized Spain’s ...
Chinese Immigrant Wealth: Heterogeneity in Adaptation.
Chinese immigrants are a diverse and growing group whose members provide a unique opportunity to examine within-immigrant group differences in adaptation. In this paper, we move beyond thinking of national-origin groups ...
Vessels of Power: the Dialectical Symbolism of Power in Yoruba Religion and Polity - Part One
Part One of Master's thesis in Anthropology at the University of Chicago, award the Roy D. Albert Prize for Excellence in the Study of Anthropology. Concerns the history of vessels and metaphors of containment and "mounting" ...