Peter Wien is Associate Professor for Modern Middle Eastern History at the University of Maryland in College Park. He received his PhD in 2003 from the University of Bonn, Germany, and a Master degree in 2000 from the University of Oxford, Great Britain. He taught at Al-Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco, and was a fellow of the Centre for Modern Oriental Studies in Berlin. In 2006, Routledge published his book Iraqi Arab Nationalism: Authoritarian, Totalitarian and Pro-Fascist Inclinations, 1932-1941. Currently, he is working on a study about the Culture of Arab Nationalism. Peter Wien is President Elect of The American Academic Research Institute in Iraq (TAARII) and serves as the Associate Chair of Maryland’s Department of History.
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