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Ethnic Identity and the State in Iran

Palgrave Macmillan

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Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction

    • Alam Saleh
    Pages 1-7
  3. Ethnic Conflict

    • Alam Saleh
    Pages 9-23
  4. Continuity and Change

    • Alam Saleh
    Pages 25-44
  5. Iran’s National Identity Problem

    • Alam Saleh
    Pages 45-58
  6. Ethnic Conflict in Iran

    • Alam Saleh
    Pages 59-84
  7. Ethnic Minorities in Iran

    • Alam Saleh
    Pages 105-136
  8. Conclusion

    • Alam Saleh
    Pages 163-170
  9. Back Matter

    Pages 171-233

About this book

While the Islamic Republic has employed various strategies to mitigate the worst excesses of inter-ethnic tension while still securing a Shi'a dominated "Persian hegemony," the systematic neglect of ethnic groups by both the Islamic Republic and its predecessor regime has resulted in the politicization of ethnic identity in Iran.

Keywords

  • conflict
  • Ethnic conflict
  • identity
  • Nation
  • national identity
  • political violence
  • Tradition
  • violence

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About the author

Alam Saleh is a lecturer in the Department of Peace Studies at the University of Bradford, UK.

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eBook USD 59.99
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  • ISBN: 978-1-137-31087-3
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
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  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 79.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 109.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)