Non-Resident Scholar, Middle East
Eastern Michigan University
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Dr. Moaddel studies Islam, culture, ideology, political conflict, revolution and social change. His work currently focuses on the causes and consequences of values and attitudes of the Middle Eastern and Islamic publics. He has carried out values surveys in Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Morocco, and Saudi Arabia. He has also carried out youth surveys in Egypt and Saudi Arabia. His previous research project analyzed the determinants of ideological production in the Islamic world. He teaches sociology of religion, ideology, revolution, Islam and the Middle East. His current research focuses on religious fundamentalism, national pride and national identity, and attitudes toward gender and the veil in Islamic countries.