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By Ramin Jahanbegloo,Payam Akhavan,Sohrab Behdad,Mehrzad Boroujerdi,Yousefi Eshkevari,Akbar Ganji,Nader Hashemi,Farhad Khosrokhavar,Amin Reza Koohestani,Mojtaba Mahdavi,Omid Memarian,Haideh Moghissi,Farhad Nomani,Saeed Rahnema,Shadi Sadr,Victoria Tahmasebi,P

ISBN-10: 0739165445

ISBN-13: 9780739165447

ISBN-10: 0739165453

ISBN-13: 9780739165454

In this well timed, informative edited quantity, significant Iranian students and civic actors tackle probably the most urgent questions on Iranian civil society and the method of democratization in Iran. They describe the function of Iranian civil society within the strategy of transition to democracy in Iran and supply perception in regards to the enduring legacy of prior social and political movements—starting with the Constitutional Revolution of 1906— within the fight for democracy in Iran. each one contributor seems at diverse facets of Iranian civil society to handle the advanced nature of the political order in Iran and the chances for secularization and democratization of the Iranian executive. quite a few members research the influence of faith on triumphing democratic inspiration, discussing reformist spiritual pursuits and thinkers and the calls for of non secular minorities. Others supply perception into the democratic implications of contemporary Iranian women’s rights pursuits, demand secularism inside executive, and the strain put on the prevailing theocracy via the operating category. The individuals deal with those and comparable matters in all their richness and complexity and supply a collection of discussions that's either available and illuminating for the reader.

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