Revolution and reform in Russia and Iran : modernisation and politics in revolutionary states / Ghoncheh Tazmini.

By: Tazmini, Ghoncheh, 1974-Material type: TextTextSeries: International library of political studies ; v. 51.Publication details: London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2012Description: 302 p. ; 23 cmISBN: 9781848855540 (hbk)Other title: Revolution and reform in Russia and Iran, modernization and politics in revolutionary statesSubject(s): Iran -- History -- Revolution, 1979 | Russia -- History -- February Revolution, 1917 | Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921
Contents:
1. Revolution and modernisation : the theoretical context -- 2. Historical patterns of modernisation from above -- 3. Modernising Romanov Russia and Pahlavi Iran -- 4. Preserving the Russian autocrat and the Iranian despot -- 5. The revolutionary movement and moment -- 6. Post-revolutionary modernisation : alternative modernities -- 7. Transcending the modernisation dilemma -- 8. Conclusion.
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Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph.D--University of Kent, Canterbury).

Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-297) and index.

1. Revolution and modernisation : the theoretical context -- 2. Historical patterns of modernisation from above -- 3. Modernising Romanov Russia and Pahlavi Iran -- 4. Preserving the Russian autocrat and the Iranian despot -- 5. The revolutionary movement and moment -- 6. Post-revolutionary modernisation : alternative modernities -- 7. Transcending the modernisation dilemma -- 8. Conclusion.

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