Post-revolutionary politics in Iran : religion, society, and power / David Menashri

Author(s): Menashri, David
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Subjects: Iran--Politics and government--1979-1997
Iran--Politics and government--1997-
Iran--Foreign relations--1979-1997
Iran--Foreign relations--1997-
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London ; Portland, OR : Frank Cass, 2001
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: xii, 356 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
List of Abbreviations
Introduction: Revolutionary Politics in Iran 1
1. The Guardianship of the Jurisconsult: The Ideological Dilemma 13
2. The Political Scene: Rival Factions and Conflicting Tendencies 47
3. Khatami's Emergence 78
4. Social and Economic Difficulties and Political Repercussions 105
5. The Quest for Freedom and Intensified Struggle for Power 131
Conclusion: A Tentative Appraisal 163
6. Iran, the West and the United States 182
7. Iran and its Troubled Neighborhood 227
8. Israel: 'The Enemy of Iran and Islam' 261
Epilogue 305
Prelude: The Offensive of the Reformists 306
The Conservatives Strike Back 311
The Stormy Climate: In the Aftermath of the Majilis Elections 316
App.: List of Iranian Newspapers 325
Glossary 333
Bibliography 337
Index 345
Notes: LCCN: 00050862
ISBN: 0714650749 (cloth)
ISBN: 0714681210 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-343) and index
OCLC Number: 45283092
ISBN/ISSN: 0714650749
0714681210