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By Eliz Sanasarian

Eliz Sanasarian's e-book explores the political and ideological dating among non-Muslim non secular minorities in Iran and the kingdom in the course of the youth of the Islamic Republic to the current day. Her research relies on a close exam of the heritage and studies of the Armenians, Assyrians, Chaldeans, Jews, Zoroastrians, Bahais and Iranian Christians, and describes how those groups have answered to country guidelines relating to minorities. lots of her findings are built out of non-public interviews with contributors of those groups. whereas the e-book is largely an empirical examine, it additionally highlights extra basic questions linked to exclusion and marginalization and the function of the country in defining those limitations. this is often an incredible and unique booklet that allows you to make an important contribution to the literature on minorities and to the workings of the Islamic Republic.

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