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The Iran primer : power, politics, and U.S. policy, Robin Wright, editor

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The Iran primer : power, politics, and U.S. policy
Title
The Iran primer
Title remainder
power, politics, and U.S. policy
Statement of responsibility
Robin Wright, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
JQ1785
LC item number
.I75 2010
Literary form
non fiction
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1948-
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Wright, Robin B.
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  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Middle East
  • United States
  • Iran
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The Iran primer : power, politics, and U.S. policy, Robin Wright, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Map and facts -- Editor's note -- 1. The challenge of Iran / Robin Wright -- Iran's politics -- 2. The supreme leader / Karim Sadjadpour -- 3. The six presidents / Shaul Bakhash -- 4. The parliament / Farideh Farhi -- 5. The Islamic judiciary / Hadi Ghaemi -- 6. Politics and the clergy / Mehdi Khalaji -- 7. Iran and Islam / Juan Cole -- 8. Iran and democracy / Daniel Brumberg -- The opposition -- 9. The Green Movement / Abbas Milani -- 10. The women's movement / Haleh Esfandiari -- 11. The youth / Omid Memarian and Tara Nesvaderani -- 12. The new political tools / Geneive Abdo -- The Iranian military -- 13. The Revolutionary Guards / Alireza Nader -- 14. The Basij Resistance Force / Ali Alfoneh -- 15. The conventional military / Anthony H. Cordesman -- 16. Iran's military doctrine / Michael Connell -- The nuclear controversy -- 17. Iran's nuclear program / David Albright and Andrea Stricker -- 18. The politics of Iran's nuclear program / Shahram Chubin -- 19. Iran's ballistic missile program / Michael Elleman -- 20. Iran and the IAEA / Michael Adler -- Iran's economy -- 21. The revolutionary economy / Suzanne Maloney -- 22. The oil and gas industry / Fareed Mohamedi -- 23. The subsidies conundrum / Semira N. Nikou -- 24. The bazaar / Kevan Harris -- Sanctions -- 25. U.S. sanctions / Patrick Clawson -- 26. The U.N. resolutions / Jason Starr -- 27. Financial sanctions / Matthew Levitt -- U.S.- Iran -- 28. The Carter Administration / Gary Sick -- 29. The Reagan Administration / Geoffrey Kemp -- 30. The Bush I Administration / Richard N. Haass -- 31. The Clinton Administration / Bruce O. Riedel -- 32. The Bush II Administration / Stephen J. Hadley -- 33. The Obama Administration / John Limbert -- Iran and the region -- 34. Iran and Iraq / Michael Eisenstadt -- 35. Iran and Afghanistan / Mohsen Milani -- 36. Iran and the Gulf States / Afshin Molavi -- 37. Iran and Turkey / Henri J. Barkey -- 38. Iran and Israel / Steven Simon -- 39. Iran and the Palestinians / Rachel Brandenburg -- 40. Iran and Syria / Jubin Goodarzi -- 41. Iran and Lebanon / Emile Hokayem -- 42. Iran and China / John S. Park -- 43. Iran and Russia / Mark N. Katz -- 44. Iran and the European Union / Walter Posch -- 45. Iran's alternative allies / Steven Heydemann -- Policy considerations -- 46. Reading Iran / Ellen Laipson -- 47. Engaging Iran / James Dobbins -- 48. Track II diplomacy / Suzanne DiMaggio -- 49. Containing Iran / Kenneth M. Pollack -- 50. The military option / Dov S. Zakheim -- People, places, and key events -- Iran's power structure / Mehrzad Boroujerdi and Kourosh Rahimkhani -- Iran's political elite / Mehrzad Boroujerdi and Kourosh Rahimkhani -- Timeline of Iran's political events / Semira N. Nikou -- Timeline of Iran's foreign relations / Semira N. Nikou -- Timeline of military and security events / Semira N. Nikou -- Timeline of Iran's nuclear activities / Semira N. Nikou -- Iran's nuclear related sites / Semira N. Nikou -- Timeline of U.S. sanctions / Jason Starr -- U.S. sanctions for human rights abuses / Robin Wright -- Timeline of U.N. resolutions / Jason Starr -- Oil price and production charts / Fareed Mohamedi -- Websites for additional information / Semira N. Nikou -- About the authors
Control code
666407499
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
ix, 270 p.
Isbn
9781601270849
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010040584
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)666407499
Label
The Iran primer : power, politics, and U.S. policy, Robin Wright, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Map and facts -- Editor's note -- 1. The challenge of Iran / Robin Wright -- Iran's politics -- 2. The supreme leader / Karim Sadjadpour -- 3. The six presidents / Shaul Bakhash -- 4. The parliament / Farideh Farhi -- 5. The Islamic judiciary / Hadi Ghaemi -- 6. Politics and the clergy / Mehdi Khalaji -- 7. Iran and Islam / Juan Cole -- 8. Iran and democracy / Daniel Brumberg -- The opposition -- 9. The Green Movement / Abbas Milani -- 10. The women's movement / Haleh Esfandiari -- 11. The youth / Omid Memarian and Tara Nesvaderani -- 12. The new political tools / Geneive Abdo -- The Iranian military -- 13. The Revolutionary Guards / Alireza Nader -- 14. The Basij Resistance Force / Ali Alfoneh -- 15. The conventional military / Anthony H. Cordesman -- 16. Iran's military doctrine / Michael Connell -- The nuclear controversy -- 17. Iran's nuclear program / David Albright and Andrea Stricker -- 18. The politics of Iran's nuclear program / Shahram Chubin -- 19. Iran's ballistic missile program / Michael Elleman -- 20. Iran and the IAEA / Michael Adler -- Iran's economy -- 21. The revolutionary economy / Suzanne Maloney -- 22. The oil and gas industry / Fareed Mohamedi -- 23. The subsidies conundrum / Semira N. Nikou -- 24. The bazaar / Kevan Harris -- Sanctions -- 25. U.S. sanctions / Patrick Clawson -- 26. The U.N. resolutions / Jason Starr -- 27. Financial sanctions / Matthew Levitt -- U.S.- Iran -- 28. The Carter Administration / Gary Sick -- 29. The Reagan Administration / Geoffrey Kemp -- 30. The Bush I Administration / Richard N. Haass -- 31. The Clinton Administration / Bruce O. Riedel -- 32. The Bush II Administration / Stephen J. Hadley -- 33. The Obama Administration / John Limbert -- Iran and the region -- 34. Iran and Iraq / Michael Eisenstadt -- 35. Iran and Afghanistan / Mohsen Milani -- 36. Iran and the Gulf States / Afshin Molavi -- 37. Iran and Turkey / Henri J. Barkey -- 38. Iran and Israel / Steven Simon -- 39. Iran and the Palestinians / Rachel Brandenburg -- 40. Iran and Syria / Jubin Goodarzi -- 41. Iran and Lebanon / Emile Hokayem -- 42. Iran and China / John S. Park -- 43. Iran and Russia / Mark N. Katz -- 44. Iran and the European Union / Walter Posch -- 45. Iran's alternative allies / Steven Heydemann -- Policy considerations -- 46. Reading Iran / Ellen Laipson -- 47. Engaging Iran / James Dobbins -- 48. Track II diplomacy / Suzanne DiMaggio -- 49. Containing Iran / Kenneth M. Pollack -- 50. The military option / Dov S. Zakheim -- People, places, and key events -- Iran's power structure / Mehrzad Boroujerdi and Kourosh Rahimkhani -- Iran's political elite / Mehrzad Boroujerdi and Kourosh Rahimkhani -- Timeline of Iran's political events / Semira N. Nikou -- Timeline of Iran's foreign relations / Semira N. Nikou -- Timeline of military and security events / Semira N. Nikou -- Timeline of Iran's nuclear activities / Semira N. Nikou -- Iran's nuclear related sites / Semira N. Nikou -- Timeline of U.S. sanctions / Jason Starr -- U.S. sanctions for human rights abuses / Robin Wright -- Timeline of U.N. resolutions / Jason Starr -- Oil price and production charts / Fareed Mohamedi -- Websites for additional information / Semira N. Nikou -- About the authors
Control code
666407499
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
ix, 270 p.
Isbn
9781601270849
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010040584
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)666407499

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