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Urban Iran

Salar Abdoh

Urban Iran

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Published by Mark Batty Publisher .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Popular culture,
  • Graphic Arts - General,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11842113M
    ISBN 100979966612
    ISBN 109780979966613

    This text describes the realities of modern Parsi religion through 30 interviews in which urban Parsis belonging to different social milieus and religious schools of thought discuss various aspects of their religious lives. Zoroastrianism, the faith founded by the Iranian prophet Zarathustra, originated around BCE and is widely regarded as the world's first revealed religion. As part of her research for this book, Mahdavi visited Iran over a period of seven years, starting in "Mahdavi's Tehran orgy signals a profound shift in post-revolutionary Iran, as young adults in a young world (two-thirds of the Iranian population consists of urbanites under 30) challenge the regime, although not by anything so political.


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