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This section presents a list of references that comprise official documents, books and articles related to the book Power, Islam, and Political Elite in Iran. A Study on the Iranian Political Elite from Khomeini to Ahmadinejad. The book talks about the Iranian Islamic revolution that caused a fundamental change in the composition of the political elite in Iran. It analyzes the formal and informal power structures in the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI) since the Islamic revolution, the (changing) position of the different factions of the Iranian political elite on economic, socio-cultural, and foreign policy issues, their control of state institutions, as well as their economic resources.

Keywords: foreign policy; Iranian Islamic revolution; Iranian political elite; Islam; Islamic Republicof Iran (IRI)



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