Video

Video: Interview with Dr Farhad Daftary

27th August 2009
Publication: Encyclopedia Islamica
Editor: Dr Farhad Daftary
 
Questions addressed in the interview:
  1. Given that there is already an Encyclopedia of Islam, why was there a need for another encyclopedia of a similar nature?
  1. What is the role of the IIS in producing Encyclopaedia Islamica? How is this effort situated in the academic agenda of the IIS?
  1. Who is the target audience of this work?