The Iranian Revolution Then And Now: Indicators Of Regime Instability by Dariush ZahediThe Iranian Revolution Then And Now: Indicators Of Regime Instability by Dariush Zahedi

The Iranian Revolution Then And Now: Indicators Of Regime Instability

byDariush Zahedi

Paperback | April 12, 2001

Pricing and Purchase Info

$59.59 online 
$62.90 list price save 5%
Earn 298 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

In The Iranian Revolution Then and Now, Dariush Zahedi assesses the Islamic Republic's potential for revolution through an in-depth, theoretically informed, comparative analysis of the present with 1979 pre-Revolutionary Iran. Zahedi discusses how the potential for a revolutionary coup is based on two things: the inherent defects and vulnerabilities in the regime and the coordinated actions of the social groups and individuals opposed to the regime. He also identifies two ?ideal-typical? forms of revolutionary change (the regime collapses on its own, or, the regime is overthrown). He concludes that the chances for overthrowing the present regime are moderate.
Dariush Zahedi received his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Southern California in 1998. He has been a Post-Doctoral Fellow at Harvard University's Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and is currently a lecturer at UC Berkeley's Department of Political Science. He is also the Director of the West Coast operations of th...
Loading
Title:The Iranian Revolution Then And Now: Indicators Of Regime InstabilityFormat:PaperbackDimensions:232 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.53 inPublished:April 12, 2001Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0813338719

ISBN - 13:9780813338712

Look for similar items by category:

Reviews