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The Turban for the Crown: The Islamic Revolution in Iran

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The Turban for the Crown: The Islamic Revolution in Iran

The Turban for the Crown: The Islamic Revolution in Iran
Oxford University Press | November 16, 1989 | ISBN-10: 0195042581 | 283 pages | PDF | 21 MB

The Iranian revolution still baffles most Western observers. Few considered the rise of theocracy in a modernized state possible, and fewer thought it might result from a popular revolution. Said Amir Arjomand's The Turban for the Crown provides a thoughtful, painstakingly researched, and intelligible account of the turmoil in Iran which reveals the importance of this singular event for our understanding of revolutions.