Razavi, Reza Books

Dr. Reza Razavi holds a Ph.D. in Iranian Contemporary History from the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom.

Politics of Reform in Iran (1997-2005): The Development of Electoral Processes, the Evolution of Civil Society, and the Rise of Political Movements
2011 0-7734-1439-8
This work examines Iran’s post-revolutionary political system. In particular, the study analyzes contemporary Iranian history and the composition of competing political factions. The tension between the central authority of the Supreme Leader and these factions continues to be a major source of instability in the country.