Lecture 14 Iran in the mid 20th century

Part of a series of audio recordings of lectures delivered by Dr. Hamid Algar in the fall semester 2003 as part of the course, Topics in Islamic Thought and Institutions. Activites of Reza Khan in Iran and the end of his reign, Musaddiq, Nawab Safawi, the growth of an Islamic hawza in the city of Qum, and quietist vs. politically active religious scholars.