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The Making of Modern Iran

State and Society under Riza Shah, 1921-1941 (Routledgecurzon/Bips Persian Studies Series)

by S. Cronin

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Published by RoutledgeCurzon .
Written in English


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Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL7490714M
ISBN 100415302846
ISBN 109780415302845

The book covers the complex history of the diverse societies and economies of Iran against the background of dynastic changes, revolutions, civil wars, foreign occupation, and the rise of the Islamic Republic. Abbas Amanat combines chronological and thematic approaches, exploring events with lasting implications for modern Iran and the world.   The Center for Democratic Deliberation will present Hooman Majd, author and speaker about Iran, in a talk at 7 p.m. on Oct. 15, in Foster Auditorium in Pattee Library on Penn State's University Park campus. Majd's talk is titled "The Ayatollah Begs to Differ: Culture, Politics, Ethics, and the Making of Modern Iran." All Penn State students, faculty, staff and the public are invited to attend.

  Historians of modern Iran have unanimously agreed on the crucial role of Mehdi Bazargan () in the decades proceeding to the Revolution of Bazargan is best known as the prime minister of the Iranian post-revolutionary provisional government. After spending seven years in France studying engineering, Bazargan returned home in not only with a doctorate in thermodynamics, . A History of Modern Iran (review) John Limbert. The Middle East Journal, Vol Number 1, Winter , pp. (Article) stand better state building in Iran. The book.

Dr. Peyman Jafari has an MA degree in political science from the University of Amsterdam and a PhD degree in history from Leiden University, where he wrote his dissertation on Oil, Labor and Revolution: A Social History of Labor in the Iranian Oil Industry, His research is focused on energy history, labor history, social movements, revolutions and political economy.   Under Ayatollah Khomeini’s guidance, Iran declares itself a theocratic republic guided by Islamic principles, and a referendum is held to name it the Islamic Republic of Iran. November 4.


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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. David Menashri traces the history of Iran's educat 4/5. Engaging Books Series: Gingko Selections on the Making of Modern Iran [Engaging Books is a returning series that features books by various publishers on a given theme, along with an excerpt from each volume.

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A masterfully researched and compelling history of Iran from to This history of modern Iran is not a survey in the conventional sense but an ambitious exploration of the story of a nation.

It offers a revealing look at how events, people, and institutions are shaped by currents that sometimes reach back hundreds of years/5(29). Get this from a library. Education and the making of modern Iran. [David Menashri; Merkaz Dayan le-ḥeḳer ha-Mizraḥ ha-Tikhon ṿe-Afriḳah (Universiṭat Tel-Aviv)] -- "To seek knowledge is an Islamic obligation, and religious schools traditionally disseminated the particulars of Islamic thought and culture in Iran.

Early in the nineteenth century, however, the. "In Making History in Iran, Farzin Vejdani pays a long overdue debt owed by academics studying Iran to the historians of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, men and women who wrote history, composed textbooks, and trained teachersVejdani deftly describes the story of the writers who made Iran's history appear unique." —Behrooz Moazami, Comparative Studies in Society and.

Connecting oft-disparate fields, this book explores the Zoroastrian diaspora living in India and its role in using antiquity to bolster twentieth-century Iranian nationalism. Exile and the Nation The Parsi Community of India and the Making of Modern Iran By Afshin Marashi.

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Iran (Persian: ایران ‎ Irān [ʔiːˈɾɒːn] ()), also called Persia, and officially the Islamic Republic of Iran (Persian: جمهوری اسلامی ایران ‎ Jomhuri-ye Eslāmi-ye Irān [dʒomhuːˌɾije eslɒːˌmije ʔiːˈɾɒn]), is a country in Western Asia. With 83 million inhabitants, Iran is the world's 18th most populous country.

Calling code: + Book Description. This collection of essays, by a distinguished group of specialists, offers a new and exciting interpretation of Riza Shah's Iran. A period of key importance, the years between have, until now, remained relatively neglected. This book—a study of Iran's political culture in the broadest and deepest sense—looks into both of these questions by examining the tremendous changes taking place in Iran today.

by looking at the growth of individualism, the bureaucracy, commercial forces, and rationalization in post-revolution Iran. Being Modern in Iran ranges over.

Get this from a library. The making of modern Iran: state and society under Riza Shah [Stephanie Cronin;] -- The articles in this volume collectively present a picture of Iran under Riza Shah in all its complexity, in darker as well as lighter shades, highlighting the era's debt to.

have received in each individual assignment (midterm, book review, or research paper). REQUIRED TEXTS (available at SU Bookstore) Ervand Abrahamian, A History of Modern Iran (Cambridge University Press, ). $ Said Amir Arjomand, After Khomeini: Iran Under His Successors (Oxford University Press, ).

$ In Modern Iran, the author examines such important topics as the treatment of women, the problems of civil rights abuse, and the role of Iran as a terrorist state, while also portraying the richness of Iranian history and culture, the major Iranian institutions and how they work, and the nature of Iranian social structure, including stratification.

Riza Shah and the Disintegration of Bakhtiyari Power in Iran, (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This collection of essays, by a distinguished group of specialists, offers a new and exciting interpretation of Riza Shah's Iran.

A period of key importance, the years between have, until now, remained relatively neglected. Education and the making of modern Iran by Menashri, David. Publication date Topics Education -- Iran -- History -- 20th century, Education and state -- Iran -- History -- 20th century, Education -- Social aspects -- Iran -- History -- 20th century Publisher Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : One deals with the challenges that the Islamic Republic faced in the s, including the bloody Iraq-Iran war, which ended in the other is devoted to the domestic and foreign challenges that President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has confronted during the past five years, including a section about Iran's policy of active neutrality.

Great book on the history of modern Iran. This book present a cleat history that Iran was destined to be a great Middle East super power, but US and UK wanted it to be only a military base and a oil reserve. This Western meddling on Iran's politics paved the wave to Islamic theocracy/5.

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Bibliographic Information Bibliographic Information. Book Title The Making of Modern Russia.Education and the making of modern Iran. Responsibility David Menashri. Menashri assesses the contribution--as well as the limitations--of educational reform in the making of modern Iran. He provides a rich account of the role of Iranians who had been educated abroad and reveals the ambivalence of custodians of power who wanted to import.Abrahamian's, published intreated the political history of Iran from the Constitutional Revolution in the first decade of the twentieth century until the Islamic Revolution in This new book is not an updating of that earlier work.

Rather, Abrahamian builds on that work plus others, such as his (), to offer a new interpretive narrative intended for the general reader.