​Hadi Enayat

Assistant Professor


E: hadi.enayat@aku.edu​​



Hadi Enayat is a political sociologist specializing in the Middle East with a particular focus on religion, law, political theology and intellectual history. He is the author of Law, State and Society in Modern Iran (Palgrave Macmillan 2013 – winner of the Biennial Mossadegh Prize 2013), Islam and Secularism in Post-Colonial Thought: A Cartography of Asadian Genealogies (Palgrave Macmillan 2017 translated into Persian by Abbas Jong and published by Nashr-e Sales publishers, Tehran 2023), The Rule of Law in the Islamic Republic of Iran: Power, Institutions and the Limits of Reform (co-edited with Mirjam Kuenkler, forthcoming 2024 Cambridge University Press) and Rethinking Sharia: Critical Debates in Historical Context (with Mohamed Keshavjee, forthcoming 2024 Bloomsbury).