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Author Hunter, Shireen.

Title Iran divided : the historical roots of Iranian debates on identity, culture, and governance in the twenty-first century / Shireen T. Hunter.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]


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 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  955 HUNTER    Check Shelf
Description viii, 296 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Iran's social, economic, political, and cultural conditions at the dawn of the 19th century -- Encounter with the West, efforts at reform and modernization, and their consequences -- The left in Iran : origins and evolution -- Islamic opposition to the Shah : groups, individuals, and thinking -- The revolution triumphs, the coalition fractures, and power struggles begin -- Factions, discourses and politics in the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1980-1997 -- The left's revenge, the Khatami presidency, and the reformist discourse -- Khatami's second term, 2001-2005 : continued domestic bickering and new international challenges -- Ahmadinejad presidency's first term, 2005-2009 : restoring revolutionary values -- Presidential elections of 2009 and Ahmadinejad's second term -- June 2013 presidential elections : outcome, significance, and potential consequences.
Subject Iran -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Iran -- Politics and government -- 1997-
Islam and politics -- Iran.
Islam and state -- Iran.
Right and left (Political science) -- Iran.
Political culture -- Iran.
National characteristics, Iranian.
Chronological Term Since 1900
Subject Islam and politics. (OCoLC)fst00979879
Islam and state. (OCoLC)fst00979890
National characteristics, Iranian. (OCoLC)fst01033447
Political culture. (OCoLC)fst01069263
Political science. (OCoLC)fst01069781
Right and left (Political science) (OCoLC)fst01097849
Iran. (OCoLC)fst01204889
ISBN 9781442233188 (cloth : alk. paper)
1442233184 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781442233195 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1442233192 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781442233201 (electronic)
Standard No. 40024121977
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