The aim of this paper is to offer a glimpse into the Bahai mercantile community in Iran during the second half of the nineteenth century and its reformist and modernist attitudes through the accounts of one of its leading merchants, Haji Mirza Sayyid Muhammad-Taqi Shirazi (Afnan).
|Number of pages||40|
|Journal||Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient|
|State||Published - 2020|
Bibliographical notePublisher Copyright:
© 2020 by Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands.
- Amin al-Zarb
- Babi-Bahai faith
- Haji Mirza Sayyid Muhammad Taqi Shirazi
- Qajar Iran
- Tsarist Russia
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Sociology and Political Science
- Economics and Econometrics