Politics of Iran

In this channel you will find summaries on important domestic issues that inform today's political landscape in Iran, as well as summaries on Iran as an actor on the international stage.

Summaries

A History of the Islamic Republic

Michael Axworthy

Oxford UP, 2016

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At a time of economic hardship, Tehran has provided billions of dollars to help Assad crush Islamist rebels. The question is why.

Karim Sadjadpour

The Atlantic, 2018

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The Risks of Confrontation with Iran

Emma Ashford and John Glaser

Cato Institute, 2017

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Expert

GIS, 2017

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Book
What Everyone Needs to Know

Michael Axworthy

Oxford UP, 2017

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Assessing Opportunities and Risks in Postsanctions Iran

The Economist Intelligence Unit

EIU, 2016

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Hassan Rouhani

World Economic Forum, 2014

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Divergent views over Iran's nuclear threat

Jonathan Paris

GIS, 2012

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Akbar Ganji

MIT Press, 2008

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