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From Resilience to RevolutionHow Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East$
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Sean Yom

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780231175647

Published to Columbia Scholarship Online: May 2016

DOI: 10.7312/columbia/9780231175647.001.0001

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Exclusionary Politics and the Revolutionary End

Exclusionary Politics and the Revolutionary End

Chapter:
(p.124) 6 Exclusionary Politics and the Revolutionary End
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From Resilience to Revolution
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Sean L. Yom

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Columbia University Press
DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231175647.003.0006

This chapter investigates the process of state-building in modern Iran. Geopolitical substitution rooted in American intercessions after 1953 resulted in a narrowing coalitional logic that produced exclusionary economic and political institutions. From the White Revolution to political parties, new institutional investments signaled the ambitious vision of modernization espoused by the shah. However, such initiatives only further detached the Iranian state from its own society, which climaxed in the Iranian Revolution.

Keywords:   Pahlavi, Development, Dictatorship, Repression, Revolution, protests

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