Language: English | فارسی

Hidden Iran: Paradox and Power in the Islamic Republic

Author:
Ray Takeyh
Published Date:
2006
Format:
Paperback 276
Dimension:
9.3" x 6.0" x 1"
Shipping Weight:
1.2 pounds
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Price:
US$ 35
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In this well-constructed sketch of American-Iranian relations, Takeyh (senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations) critiques the U.S.'s unnuanced approach to Iran since its 1979 revolution as well as the failure of successive administrations to note that decades of sanctions and containment haven't significantly changed Iranian behavior. A picture emerges of a complex society marked by cultural struggle and compromise, as Takeyh criticizes the perception of Iranian politics as monolithic.

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