Post-Revolutionary Politics in Iran: Religion, Society and Power

Published by  
Routledge
Paperback , 368 pages , $65
ISBN: 
978-0714681214
Year: 
2001

After the Islamic revolution in Iran, revolutionary leaders had to compromise their ideology. The Iranian ship of state continues to drift in search of an equilibrium between revolutionary convictions and the demands of governance, between religion and state, and Islam and the West.