By Homa Katouzian,Hossein Shahidi
Iran is an historical country, an oil-exporting economic climate and an Islamic Republic. It skilled full-scale revolutions in the twentieth century, the latter of which had huge and critical local and foreign outcomes, together with an eight-year battle with Saddam Hussein’s Iraq. And now in the twenty-first century, it confronts matters and studies difficulties that have very important implications for its destiny improvement and exterior relations.
Featuring extraordinary contributions from best sociologists, social anthropologists, political scientists and economists within the box of Iranian experiences, this ebook is the 1st to envision Iran and its place within the modern world.
In constructing this argument, themes tested include:
- social advancements within the state together with gender relations
- contemporary politics
- international relations
- relations with the USA and Israel
- nuclear guns and effort programmes
- oil and the advance of the economy.
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