The government of God Iran"s Islamic Republic by Cheryl Benard

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York, Guildford .

Written in English

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  • Iran -- Politics and government -- 1979-

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Includes index.

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StatementCheryl Benard and Zalmay Khalilzad.
SeriesThe Modern Middle East series -- no.15, The modern Middle Eastseries (Columbia University Press) -- no.15.
ContributionsKhalilzad, Zalmay.
LC ClassificationsDS318.8
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,240p. ;
Number of Pages240
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Open LibraryOL21198341M
ISBN 100231053762

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Obey Your Government Rulers. 13 All of you must obey the government rulers. Everyone who rules was given the power to rule by God.

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the Founders and Constitution), or it’s a theocracy where a group imposes its view on others, in contradiction to freedom and liberty.

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