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Revolution in Iran

Revolution in Iran

a reappraisal

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Published by Institute of Middle Eastern & North African Affairs in Hyattsville, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iran
    • Subjects:
    • Iran -- Politics and government -- 1979-1997.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Enver M. Koury and Charles G. MacDonald.
      ContributionsKoury, Enver M., MacDonald, Charles G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS318.8 .R48 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination109 p. :
      Number of Pages109
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3795545M
      ISBN 100934484163
      LC Control Number81085470

      Presenting a new perspective on the Iranian revolution, re-read vis-a-vis the opinions of Shiite religious scholars, the Left, and the revolutionary elites, this book demonstrates how Iranians have contested the public-private dichotomy as manifested in the Islamic Republic's texts, images, and actual physical spaces" The revolution also precipitated a calamitous war between Iran and Iraq and an expansion of the U.S. military’s role in maintaining security in and around the Persian Gulf. Forty years after the revolution, more than two dozen experts look back on the rise of the Islamic Republic and explore what the startling events of continue to mean.

      item 2 Revolution in Iran: The Roots of Turmoil by Mehran Kamrava Paperback Book Free S - Revolution in Iran: The Roots of Turmoil by Mehran Kamrava Paperback Book Free S. $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. Charles Kurzman, author of The Unthinkable Revolution in Iran has postulated that the explanations offered by observers for why the revolution occurred "are only partially valid," and that "the closer we listen to the people who made the revolution - the more anomalies we find.".

      Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Cultural Revolution was a period following the Islamic Revolution in Iran where the academia of Iran was purged of Western and non-Islamic influences to . On the contrary, Skocpol brings the fact of contingency into her account here in a way that is not apparent in the earlier book. In her treatment of the Iranian Revolution she is brought to acknowledge and recognize the deep contingency that exists within a social revolution. Of course, events in Iran may outrun that Shi’a revolutionary.


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Axworthy explains how that outpouring of support for an end to tyranny in Iran paused and then moved on to. Get this from a library. The revolution in Iran. [Akbar Husain] -- Discusses the origins, events, conclusion, and aftermath of the conflict in Iran after Ayatollah Khomeini returned from exile to lead the revolution.

Revolution and after holds relevant lessons for current developments in the Middle East. The Shah and Armed Forces Both the Shah and his father, Reza Shah, owed their positions and sur-vival to the armed forces.1 Reza Shah came to power in a coup that eventually toppled the Qajar dynasty that had ruled Iran for more than a century.The Iranian Revolution Past, Present and Future brought the Safavids into direct conflict with the Ottoman Empire and led to two centuries of intermittent warfare between those two powerful states.

The Safavid dynasty ruled Iran untilwhen an Afghan army invaded the country and captured Isfahan.A lucid and wellfocused examination of the complex and changing relationship between the clergy and the state over two centuries in Iran; Challenges the dominant cultural interpretation of the Islamic Revolution, correcting longheld assumptions about the influence of Shi'ism on Iranian culture and the role of religious elites in Iran's history.