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Cultural foundations of Iranian politics

by M. Reza Behnam

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Published by University of Utah Press in Salt Lake City .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iran,
  • Iran.
    • Subjects:
    • Politics and culture -- Iran,
    • Social structure -- Iran,
    • Islam and state -- Iran,
    • Iran -- Politics and government,
    • Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979

    • Edition Notes

      StatementM. Reza Behnam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1785 .B44 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2722338M
      ISBN 100874802652
      LC Control Number86015871

      Emancipatory Politics (liberational politics): Since its inception, cultural studies has been interested in issues of power, hierarchy and social inequality. In its recent incarnations, some areas of cultural studies have been focusing on individual subject's potential for personal emancipation through new expressive modes of pleasure. An overview of the Iranian government and political system. On the surface, the U.S. and Iranian governments have much in common: a president who is popularly elected, a boisterous legislature.

      derstand how it works. If this book contributes at least partly in filling some gaps of knowledge about Iran and in modifying some of the wide-spread cliches about the structures of the system, it has served its purpose. To keep the work brief, I have touched only lightly on the subjects of the Iranian economy and Iranian foreign policy. particular group. Although this book offers guidance in the practice of multicultural counsel - ing, it is not intended to be a cookbook or a how-to manual. In addition, a concerted attempt has been made to explore the cultural dynamics of the selected groups in as nonstereotypical a fashion as possible.

      The Culture of Iran (Persian: فرهنگ ایران), also known as Culture of Persia, is one of the most influential cultures in the is considered as one of the cradles of civilization, and due to its dominant geo-political position and culture in the world, Iran has heavily influenced cultures and peoples as far away as Italy, Macedonia, and Greece to the West, Russia and Eastern.   The Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them.


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