Abdolkarim Soroush, Ph.D.
Institute for Epistemological Research, Tehran
Born in 1945 in Teheran, Iran
Studied Chemistry and Philosophy of Science at London University
Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius Fellow der ZEIT-Stiftung
Reinventing Mo'tazelites' ExperienceAdopting the moral secularism of the Mo'tazelites as a foundation for constructing an Islamic rights-based politics.
Soroush, Abdolkarim. The Expansion and Contraction of Religious Knowledge. Teheran, 1990 (several editions).
-. The Expansion of Prophetic Experience. Teheran, 1997 (several editions).
-. Reason, Freedom and Democracy in Islam. Oxford University Press, 2000.