Chenabi

HOUCHANG E. CHEHABI

Professor Houchang E. Chehabi received his PhD from Yale University in Political Science.  He is a Professor of international relations and history at Boston University, and has also taught at Harvard University, UCLA, the University of St. Andrews, and the Universidad Argentina de la Empresa. His main research interests are Iranian cultural history and Iran’s transnational relations.  He is the author of ‘Iranian Politics and Religious Modernism’ (1990) and the main author of ‘Distant Relations: Iran and Lebanon in the Last 500 Years’ (2006). Some of his recent articles are “İran’da Yeme İçme Kültürünün Batılılaşması (Westernisation of Food Culture in Iran)” (Yemek ve Kültür, no. 3 (2005): 84-103), and “Türkiye ve İran’da Erkekler İçin Kıyafet Kanunları (Dress Code Laws for Men in Turkey and Iran)” (in Touraj Atabaki and Erik J. Zürcher, eds., Türkiye ve İran’da Otoriter Modernleşme: Atatürk ve Rıza Şah Dönemleri (Authoritarian Modernisation in Turkey and Iran: Atatürk and Ali Reza Shah Eras) (İstanbul: İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Yayınları, 2012), pp. 189-214).