Iran after Khomeini by Shireen Hunter

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  • Iran -- History -- 1979-1997

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StatementShireen T. Hunter ; foreword by David D. Newsom.
SeriesThe Washington papers,, 156
ContributionsGeorgetown University. Center for Strategic and International Studies.
LC ClassificationsDS318.8 .H865 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 163 p. ;
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1701666M
ISBN 100275942937, 0275942929
LC Control Number92002522

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Center for Strategic and International Studies.] "An excellent analysis of Iran's post-Khomeini domestic and foreign. Iranian Revolution, also called Islamic Revolution, Persian Enqelāb-e Eslāmī, popular uprising in Iran in –79 that resulted in the toppling of the monarchy on February.

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Under Ayatollah Khomeini’s guidance, Iran declares itself a theocratic republic guided by Islamic principles, and a referendum is held to name it the Islamic Republic of Iran.

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