Iran

A War Too Far : Iraq, Iran and the New American Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 30, 2016
A War Too Far : Iraq, Iran and the New American Century

A War Too Far : Iraq, Iran and the New American Century by Paul Rogers
English | Feb. 14, 2006 | ISBN: 0745324320 | 319 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

There are few today who can claim that the US occupation of Iraq has been a success, for Iraq or the US. A War Too Far takes this on by looking back on the many unanswered questions about the invasion itself. What was the real reason for the Iraq War? Did George Bush ever have a strategy to confront al-Qaida in one arena? How does the invasion alter Iraq's relationship with Iran? And what does this mean for the future?

Slaves of the Shah: New Elites of Safavid Iran  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 10, 2016
Slaves of the Shah: New Elites of Safavid Iran

Slaves of the Shah: New Elites of Safavid Iran by Sussan Babaie
English | 23 July 2004 | ISBN: 1860647219 | 256 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

The Savafid dynasty represented, in political, cultural and economic terms the pinnacle of Iran's power and influence in its early modern history.

Leaving Iran  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 18, 2016
Leaving Iran

Leaving Iran: Between Migration and Exile by Farideh Goldin
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1771991372 | 220 Pages | EPUB | 7.0 MB

In 1976, at the age of twenty-three, Farideh Goldin left Iran in search of her imagined America.

Shi'i Jurisprudence and Constitution: Revolution in Iran  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Oct. 14, 2016
Shi'i Jurisprudence and Constitution: Revolution in Iran

Shi'i Jurisprudence and Constitution: Revolution in Iran (Palgrave Series in Islamic Theology, Law) by A. Boozari
English | Mar. 15, 2011 | ISBN: 0230110738 | 265 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Focusing substantially on the relation between the concept of constitutionalism and Islamic Law in general and how such relation is specifically reflected in the Shiite jurisprudence, this volume explores the juristic origins of constitutionalism, especially in the context of 1905 Constitutional Revolution in Iran.

Women's Entrepreneurship in Iran: Role Models of Growth-Oriented Iranian Women Entrepreneurs  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Sept. 25, 2016
Women's Entrepreneurship in Iran: Role Models of Growth-Oriented Iranian Women Entrepreneurs

Women's Entrepreneurship in Iran: Role Models of Growth-Oriented Iranian Women Entrepreneurs
Springer | Entrepreneurship | Oct. 18 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319391275 | 161 pages | pdf | 4.09 mb

Authors: Sarfaraz, Leyla
The very first comprehensive research book on Iranian women entrepreneurs
Presents case studies of successful Iranian women entrepreneurs
Provides a gender-based comparative study of Iran with Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Egpyt and Turkey
VA - The Classical Music of Iran: The Dastgah Systems (1966) Remastered Reissue 1991

VA - The Classical Music of Iran: The Dastgah Systems (1966) Remastered Reissue 1991
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 338 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 180 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Iranian Classical, Middle Eastern Traditions | Smithsonian Folkways | # CD SF 40039 | Time: 01:13:33

Ella Zonis Mahler’s compilation of these Iranian classical music performers was originally issued on Folkways Records in 1966. Ten of the twelve model melodic patterns (dastgahs) are represented here, in a variety of instrumental and vocal performances.

Olivier Roy, "L'Iran - La fin de la révolution islamique ?"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at May 5, 2016
Olivier Roy, "L'Iran - La fin de la révolution islamique ?"

Olivier Roy, "L'Iran - La fin de la révolution islamique ?"
Publisher: De Vive Voix | 2008 | ISBN: N/A | French | MP3 320 Kbps | Lenght: 00:28:00 | 48 Mb

La révolution islamique d'Iran associe de manière unique dans l'histoire un gauchisme révolutionnaire et tiers-mondiste à un pouvoir clérical conservateur. Son impact sur le monde musulman et sur l'équilibre des forces au Moyen-Orient a été et reste aujourd'hui encore décisif. …

Children of Paradise: The Struggle for the Soul of Iran  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at March 29, 2016
Children of Paradise: The Struggle for the Soul of Iran

Children of Paradise: The Struggle for the Soul of Iran
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 17:41:14 | 2016 | ISBN-10: 0399566856 | 486 MB
Genre: Politics, Sociology

In 1979, seemingly overnight—moving at a clip some thirty years faster than the rest of the world—Iran became the first revolutionary theocracy in modern times. Since then, the country has been largely a black box to the West, a sinister presence looming over the horizon. But inside Iran, a breathtaking drama has unfolded since then, as religious thinkers, political operatives, poets, journalists, and activists have imagined and reimagined what Iran should be. They have drawn as deeply on the traditions of the West as of the East and have acted upon their beliefs with urgency and passion, frequently staking their lives for them.
Ahmad Karimi-Hakkak, "Recasting Persian Poetry: Scenarios of Poetic Modernity in Iran"

Ahmad Karimi-Hakkak, "Recasting Persian Poetry: Scenarios of Poetic Modernity in Iran"
Publisher: Oneworld Publ | 2012 | ISBN: 1780742495 | English | EPUB | 352 pages | 0.7 Mb

Using a semiotic model of poetic change, Recasting Persian Poetry presents a critical history of the evolution of Persian poetry in modern Iran. Iran’s contact with Europe in the nineteenth century produced largely imaginary ideas about European culture and literature. …
The Case Against the Iran Deal: How Can We Now Stop Iran from Getting Nukes?

The Case Against the Iran Deal: How Can We Now Stop Iran from Getting Nukes? by Alan Dershowitz
2015 | ISBN: 0795347561 | English | 244 pages | EPUB | 0.4 MB