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Robert Crews


Robert Crews is associate professor of History at Stanford University, where he also directs the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies.  He holds a PhD in History from Princeton University.

Selected publications: 

For Prophet and Tsar:  Islam and Empire in Russia and Central Asia (2006) and Afghan Modern: The History of a Global Nation (to be published in August 2015) and co-editor of The Taliban and the Crisis of Afghanistan (2008) and Under the Drones: Modern Lives in the Afghanistan-Pakistan Borderlands (2012).