Geography


11/10/2018

Plotting the Geographical Distribution of Kurds.

By Prof. M. R. Izady Like many other aspects of their national existence and identity, the extent of the areas in which Kurds constitute the majority […]
11/10/2018

Land & Environment – Terrain

By Prof. M.R. Izady The most prominent geophysical feature of Kurdistan is clearly its mountainousness. Kurdistan at present is composed primarily of the area of the […]
11/10/2018

Land & Environment – Geology

By Prof. M.R. Izady Kurdistan is geologically quite active. The land straddles the subduction zone between the colliding Eurasian and African tectonic plates. Locally, the breakaway […]
11/10/2018

Internal Subdivisions

By Prof. M.R. Izady Kurdistan can be divided historically, and on a socio-economic, cultural, and political basis, into five major subdivisions: southern Kurdistan centered historically on […]