Ethnic Identity and the State in Iran
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $100.00|
| Book Description: |
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.