A.R. Vasavi, a Social Anthropologist, was formerly a professor at the National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore. Her academic interests are in the field of sociology of India, agrarian stud
Arthur Leslie Morton (1903-87) was a British Marxist historian.
Annemarie Schimmel (7 April 1922 - 26 January 2003) was a German scholar on Islam and Sufism.