Kaveh Bayat


Kaveh Bayat is an independent researcher working in Iran.

Articles by this Author
The Ethnic Question in Iran

Iran is not a Persian monolith, as it is often portrayed. Owing to waves of migration and foreign invasion over its long history, the Iranian plateau has become home to a diverse assortment of people speaking a range of languages and adhering to...

Iran and the "Kurdish Question"

The breakup of the Russian, Austro-Hungarian and Ottoman Empires in Eastern Europe and the Balkans was the result of a series of nationalist agitations that, at the end of the World War I, ushered in new nation-states. In the Middle East, by...