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作者 Deutschmann, Moritz, author
書名 Iran and Russian imperialism : the ideal anarchists, 1800-1914 / Moritz Deutschmann
出版項 Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2016
©2016
國際標準書號 9781138937017 (hbk)
1138937010 (hbk)
9781315676487 (ebook)
國際標準號碼 40025630070
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  DS274.2.R8 D48 2016    在架上    30600020110624
說明 xi, 221 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
系列 Iranian studies ; 30
Iranian studies (London, England) ; 30
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
"Rather than a centralized state, Iran in the nineteenth century was a delicate balance between tribal groups, urban merchant communities, religious elites, and an autocratic monarchy. While Russia gained an increasingly dominant political role in Iran over the course of this century, Russian influence was often challenged by banditry on the roads, riots in the cities, and the seeming arbitrariness of the Shah. Iran and Russian Imperialism develops a comprehensive picture of Russia's historical entanglements with one of its most important neighbours in Asia. It recounts how the Russian Empire strived to gain political influence at the Persian court, promote Russian trade, and secure the enormous southern borders of the empire. Using hitherto often neglected documents from archives in Russia and Georgia and reading them against the grain, this book reveals the complex reactions of different groups in Iranian society to Russian imperialism. As it turns out, the Iranians were, in the words of the Russian orientalist Konstantin Smirnov, 'ideal anarchists,' whose resistance to imperial domination, as well as to centralized state institutions more generally, impacted developments in the region in the century to come. Iran's troubled relationship with the wider world continues to be a topic of considerable interest to historians, yet little focus has been given to Russia's historical connections to Iran. This book thus represents a valuable contribution to Iranian and Russian History, as well as International Relations"--Provided by publisher
Part I. The Russian Empire and Qajar society, 1800s-1870s -- Shahs and tsars -- Merchants and consuls -- Nomads and borders -- Part II. The micropolitics of imperialism, 1880s-1905 -- Imperial intrusion and autocratic rule -- Economic imperialism and urban politics in Tabriz -- Between international borders and colonial frontiers -- Part III. Russia's Iranian revolution, 1905-1913 -- The Iranian monarchy and the constitutional revolution -- Tabriz under siege -- Tribal power and its transformation -- Part IV. Conclusion
主題 Iran -- Relations -- Russia
Russia -- Relations -- Iran
Iran -- Foreign relations -- 1794-1925
Russia -- Territorial expansion -- History -- 19th century
Imperialism -- History -- 19th century
Russia -- Foreign public opinion, Iranian -- History -- 19th century
Anarchism -- Social aspects -- Iran -- History -- 19th century
Political culture -- Iran -- History -- 19th century
Iran -- Social conditions -- 19th century
Tabrīz(Iran) -- History -- 19th century
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