Jaleh Amouzgar ( Persian: ژاله آموزگار, born 2 December 1939 in Khoy, West Azerbaijan) is a world-class Iranist and a university professor.
from right to left: Omid Tabibzadeh, Zhaleh Amuzegar and Ali Mohammadi, 2014
Amouzgar holds a Ph. D. degree from
Sorbonne University in Iranistics (Iranian linguistics). She is currently chairman of the department of [1 ] Ancient Iranian Culture and Languages at Tehran University. [2 ]
Prof. Amouzgar in collaboration with Prof.
Ahmad Tafazzoli has contributed significantly to Ancient Iranian studies and the history of literature in ancient Iran.
She is also associated with the
project at Encyclopædia Iranica Columbia University. [3 ]
Zoroastrian myth of life
Pahlavi language, literature and instructions
Mythological history of Iran
The first samples and the first man on legendary Iranian Shahriyar (translation)
Le Cinquieme Livre Du Denkard, Ahmad Tafazzuli (Translator), Peeters, 2001-01-01, ISBN 978-2-910640-09-5
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