Charles Kurzman is a professor of sociology and co-director of the Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is author of The Missing Martyrs (first edition, 2011; second edition, 2019), Democracy Denied, 1905-1915 (2008), and The Unthinkable Revolution in Iran (2004), and editor of the anthologies Liberal Islam (1998) and Modernist Islam, 1840-1940 (2002).
Department of Sociology
CB#3210, 155 Pauli Murray Hall (formerly Hamilton Hall)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3210 USA
Phone: +1 919-962-1007
E-mail: kurzman @ unc . edu