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Richard Bulliet

Professor of History at Columbia University who specializes in the history of Islamic society and institutions and the history of technology

Richard is the author and editor of numerous books, including, The Case for Islamo-Christian Civilization, Islam: The View from the Edge and The Columbia History of the Twentieth Century (editor). Bulliet's scholarship is known for innovative use of historical evidence and for radical questioning of the assumed roles that technology, religion and politics play in human society.