Nasir Khan is a historian and a political analyst, holding a doctorate of philosophy degree from the University of Oslo. He is the author of Development of the Concept and Theory of Alienation in Marx's Writings (1995) and Perceptions of Islam in the Christendoms: A Historical Survey (2006). He has published numerous articles on international affairs and human rights. He is a peace activist who opposes war and violence. He believes in the peaceful co-existence of all nations and peoples.