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Author Bos, Matthijs van den.

Title Mystic regimes : Sufism and the state in Iran, from the late Qajar era to the Islamic Republic / by Matthijs van den Bos
Published Leiden ; Boston, MA : Brill, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 286 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Social, economic, and political studies of the Middle East and Asia, 1385-3376 ; v. 83
Social, economic, and political studies of the Middle East and Asia ; v. 83. 1385-3376
Contents Preface and Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART ONE -- MYSTIC REGIMES; PART TWO -- IN THE PAHLAVI DYNASTY; PART THREE -- IN THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC; PART FOUR -- AFTERTHOUGHTS; Appendices; Bibliography; Index/Glossary
Summary This work is a socio-scientific and Iranological study of two Iranian, Sh'ite Sufi orders in the 20th century. It studies their comparative social development in relation to political regimes and explores the cultural repertoires that Sufis have used to cope with these
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-275) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Islam and politics -- Iran -- History.
Islam and state -- Iran -- History.
Sufism -- Iran -- History.
Iran -- History -- 1979-1997.
Iran -- History -- Pahlavi dynasty, 1925-1979.
Iran -- History -- Qajar dynasty, 1794-1925.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1417506784 (electronic bk.)
9781417506781 (electronic bk.)