Tauris Academic Studies Books
Books editi da Tauris Academic Studies con argomento Islam And Politics Iran
Revolutionary Ideology and Islamic Militancy
edizioni Tauris Academic Studies collana Tauris Academic Studies (Hardcover) , 2009
The "war on terror" tends to circumscribe crucial developments in the Islamic world within a narrow definition of "Islamic terrorism." This partial and incomplete perspective fails to comprehend the links between today's scenario and the Iranian revolution of 1979--a revolution fought in the name of God and spearheaded...
Islam and Dissent in Postrevolutionary Iran
edizioni Tauris Academic Studies collana Tauris Academic Studies (Paperback) , 2008
The Iranian revolution of 1979 overhauled not only the foundations of Iranian society, religion and politics, but also our understanding of the role of religion in modern government. Here Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi takes us on an enlightening journey, showing that the revolution unintentionally opened up the public sphere...