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The Formation of Civil Society in Modern Iran

Public Intellectuals and the State

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Melody Mohebi
    Pages 1-17
  3. Melody Mohebi
    Pages 45-66
  4. Melody Mohebi
    Pages 67-97
  5. Melody Mohebi
    Pages 147-153
  6. Melody Mohebi
    Pages 155-163
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 165-185

About this book


This book investigates the development of contemporary Iranian civil society and the role of public intellectuals, looking in particular at how different reformist public intellectuals used civil society to craft their vision of Iran's socio-political future.


Civil society development Iran society state

About the authors

Melody Mohebi received a PhD from the Department of Social Policy of the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK. She has worked extensively with nongovernmental institutions.

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