‘Ali Shari’ati and the Shaping of Political Islam in Iran

  • Authors
  • Kingshuk Chatterjee

Part of the Middle East Today book series (MIET)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Kingshuk Chatterjee
    Pages 1-20
  3. Kingshuk Chatterjee
    Pages 21-45
  4. Kingshuk Chatterjee
    Pages 121-151
  5. Kingshuk Chatterjee
    Pages 175-195
  6. Kingshuk Chatterjee
    Pages 197-201
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 203-274

About this book


This book tells the story of how Shari'ati developed a language of political Islam, speaking in an idiom intelligible to the Iranian public and subverting the Shah's regime and its claim to legitimacy.


Islam politics revolution sovereignty

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-29511-1
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-11922-2
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