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作者 Bayat, Mangol
書名 Iran's First Revolution : Shi'ism and the Constitutional Revolution Of 1905-1909
出版項 Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 1991
國際標準書號 9780195345032 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (327 pages)
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系列 Studies in Middle Eastern History Ser
Studies in Middle Eastern History Ser
附註 Intro -- CONTENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- 1. The State and the Olama in late Qajar Iran: A Reappraisal -- 2. The Intelligentsia and the Merchants -- 3. The Religious Dissidents -- 4. The Transcaucasian Connection -- 5. Political Agitation and the Mobilization of Religion -- 6. Revolution in the Making -- 7. The Establishment of the First Majles -- 8. The Mashruta-Mashru'a Battle -- 9. The Passage of the Supplement -- 10. The Coup -- 11. The Lesser Despotism -- Conclusion -- NOTES -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
In order to understand Iran's religious revolution of 1978-1979, it is important to look closely at an earlier revolution in the country, the constitutional revolution of 1905-1909. This revolution, which resulted in the establishment of Iran's first parliamentary democracy, was a seminal event in the country's history. The most thorough and comprehensive history of the revolution to date, Bayat's book examines the uneasy alliance of clerical, bureaucratic, landowning, and mercantile elements that won the support of the masses for a more democratic government, especially the clerical dissidents that gave the revolution an aura of religious legitimacy. Bayat argues that the recent religious revival in Iran is much less surprising when one sees how constitutionalists at the beginning of the century had to couch their calls for reform in the language of the Koran, claiming that political reforms constituted a return to Islam
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Bayat, Mangol Iran's First Revolution : Shi'ism and the Constitutional Revolution Of 1905-1909 Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c1991 9780195068221
主題 Islam and politics -- Iran.;Iran -- History -- 1905-1911
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