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42 terms
Comparative: Iran
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Assembly of Religious Experts
Ayatolah
Baha'is
The sixth President of Iran from 2005 to 2013 who took a reli…
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
Title for the leader of Iran.
Members of a religious minority originating in 19th-century I…
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
The sixth President of Iran from 2005 to 2013 who took a reli…
Assembly of Religious Experts
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
38 terms
AP Comparative Iran Terms
Assembly of Religious Experts
Ayatollah
Dual society
Faqih
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
Supreme leader of Iran; following the revolution, Khomeini be…
a society and economy that are sharply divided into a traditi…
an expert in Islamic Law; leading Islamic jurist to interpret…
Assembly of Religious Experts
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
Ayatollah
Supreme leader of Iran; following the revolution, Khomeini be…
34 terms
Iran comparative
Regime
federal or unitary
democratization: weak or strong
civil society: weak or strong
hybrid (because they do have presidential elections)
unitary
weak (vetted elections)
weak
Regime
hybrid (because they do have presidential elections)
federal or unitary
unitary
38 terms
AP Comparative Iran Terms
Assembly of Religious Experts
Ayatollah
Dual society
Faqih
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
Supreme leader of Iran; following the revolution, Khomeini be…
a society and economy that are sharply divided into a traditi…
an expert in Islamic Law; leading Islamic jurist to interpret…
Assembly of Religious Experts
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
Ayatollah
Supreme leader of Iran; following the revolution, Khomeini be…
38 terms
AP Comparative Iran Terms
Assembly of Religious Experts
Ayatollah
Dual society
Faqih
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
Supreme leader of Iran; following the revolution, Khomeini be…
a society and economy that are sharply divided into a traditi…
an expert in Islamic Law; leading Islamic jurist to interpret…
Assembly of Religious Experts
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
Ayatollah
Supreme leader of Iran; following the revolution, Khomeini be…
30 terms
AP Comparative Government Iran
civil society in Iran
Iranian legitimacy
Sovereignty lies in
Political Participation in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
God (Allah)
Citizens of Iran can join political parties that are approved…
civil society in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
Iranian legitimacy
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
14 terms
Iran Comparative Government
Velayat-e-Faqih
White Revolution (1950s - 1960s)
Green Revolution
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei
"Supreme Islamic Jurisdiction" - you must follow the Islamic…
Policy of Shah to rapidly modernize and westernize Iran by im…
Movement to enhance democratic rights and separation of mosqu…
Head of State. Supervises politics and society to ensure impl…
Velayat-e-Faqih
"Supreme Islamic Jurisdiction" - you must follow the Islamic…
White Revolution (1950s - 1960s)
Policy of Shah to rapidly modernize and westernize Iran by im…
87 terms
AP Comparative Government: Iran
hostile
supreme leader
Iran
veto
The middle class in Iran is culturally westernized and often…
In Iran, the head of the judiciary is appointed by the _____…
____ and China share this institutional arrangement: A nation…
The Guardian Council and the Supreme Leader have ____ power o…
hostile
The middle class in Iran is culturally westernized and often…
supreme leader
In Iran, the head of the judiciary is appointed by the _____…
33 terms
Cases in Comparative Iran
Assembly of Experts
Basij
Bonyads
Chief Justice
Elected body that chooses supreme leader.
"People's militia" that serves as a public morals police.
Parastatal foundations made in part from assets nationalized…
Head of the judiciary.
Assembly of Experts
Elected body that chooses supreme leader.
Basij
"People's militia" that serves as a public morals police.
57 terms
AP Comparative Government- Iran
theocracy
secularization
Zoroastrianism
caliphate
a government ruled strictly by religion
the belief that religion and government should be separated
state sponsored religion of the Persian Empire (600-400 BC)
leader of the Islamic Empier of the Arabs, defeated by invadi…
theocracy
a government ruled strictly by religion
secularization
the belief that religion and government should be separated
31 terms
Cases in Comparative Politics - Iran
Assembly of Experts
Chief Justice
Expediency Council
Farsi
Elected body that chooses supreme leader.
Head of the judiciary.
Appointed body that mediates between the Majlis and the Guard…
Language of Iran
Assembly of Experts
Elected body that chooses supreme leader.
Chief Justice
Head of the judiciary.
27 terms
Iran, Ap Comparative Gov
Assembly of Religious Experts (Majies-…
ayatollah
Baha'is
bazaaris
A male-dominated (no female allowed to sit) assembly that dra…
"Sign of God," a title conferred upon leading Shiite mojtaheds.
Members of a religious minority originating in nineteenth-cen…
Traditional merchants. They assisted the clergy in revolution…
Assembly of Religious Experts (Majies-…
A male-dominated (no female allowed to sit) assembly that dra…
ayatollah
"Sign of God," a title conferred upon leading Shiite mojtaheds.
57 terms
AP Comparative Government- Iran
theocracy
secularization
Zoroastrianism
caliphate
a government ruled strictly by religion
the belief that religion and government should be separated
state sponsored religion of the Persian Empire (600-400 BC)
leader of the Islamic Empier of the Arabs, defeated by invadi…
theocracy
a government ruled strictly by religion
secularization
the belief that religion and government should be separated
57 terms
AP Comparative Government- Iran
theocracy
secularization
Zoroastrianism
caliphate
a government ruled strictly by religion
the belief that religion and government should be separated
state sponsored religion of the Persian Empire (600-400 BC)
leader of the Islamic Empier of the Arabs, defeated by invadi…
theocracy
a government ruled strictly by religion
secularization
the belief that religion and government should be separated
57 terms
AP Comparative Government- Iran
theocracy
secularization
Zoroastrianism
caliphate
a government ruled strictly by religion
the belief that religion and government should be separated
state sponsored religion of the Persian Empire (600-400 BC)
leader of the Islamic Empier of the Arabs, defeated by invadi…
theocracy
a government ruled strictly by religion
secularization
the belief that religion and government should be separated
57 terms
AP Comparative Government- Iran
theocracy
secularization
Zoroastrianism
caliphate
a government ruled strictly by religion
the belief that religion and government should be separated
state sponsored religion of the Persian Empire (600-400 BC)
leader of the Islamic Empier of the Arabs, defeated by invadi…
theocracy
a government ruled strictly by religion
secularization
the belief that religion and government should be separated
36 terms
Iran Comparative Test
ayatollah
civil society
theocracy
Majles
high-ranking cleric in Iran
refers to the space occupied by voluntary associations outsid…
a state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds that…
~the Iranian parliament makes that up the legislative branch…
ayatollah
high-ranking cleric in Iran
civil society
refers to the space occupied by voluntary associations outsid…
40 terms
AP Comparative Government-Iran
Hassan Rouhani
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Jalal Al-e-Ahmad
"Axis of Evil"
a consummate (high degree of skill; perfect) regime insider b…
ultraconservative populist and was extremely anti-west
was a prominent Iranian writer, thinker, and social and polit…
United States President George W. Bush used to describe count…
Hassan Rouhani
a consummate (high degree of skill; perfect) regime insider b…
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
ultraconservative populist and was extremely anti-west
25 terms
Comparative Government Vocabulary: Iran
Ayatollah Khomeini
Jurist Guardianship
Iranian Revolution (1979)
Government after 1979
-leading anti-shah cleric... -advocated a form of Shi'ism know a…
Senior clergy should have complete authority... they know what i…
1977: Student protest and strike... Spread of Sharia and Revolut…
Religious experts drew up a Constitution... 97% of voters approv…
Ayatollah Khomeini
-leading anti-shah cleric... -advocated a form of Shi'ism know a…
Jurist Guardianship
Senior clergy should have complete authority... they know what i…
9 terms
Comparative Politics Iran
General Nasser
Persia is their roots
Maintains legitimacy through Islam
The Iranian Diaspora
...
...
...
4.5 million Iranian hwo have left in the Diaspora... Worth 1.3 t…
General Nasser
...
Persia is their roots
...
60 terms
AP Comparative Government - Iran
Alliance of Builders of Islamic Iran
ayatollah
Ahmadinejad
Assembly of Religious Experts
alliance of conservative parties shortened to Abadgaran; supp…
a high-ranking Shiite religious leader who is regarded as an…
the Current president of Iran
this organization is a menifestation of the hold that Islam h…
Alliance of Builders of Islamic Iran
alliance of conservative parties shortened to Abadgaran; supp…
ayatollah
a high-ranking Shiite religious leader who is regarded as an…
35 terms
AP Comparative Government: Iran
Which of the following is true about t…
The United States was primarily motiva…
An important cultural characteristic t…
The Revolution of 1979 was different f…
D
A
B
C
Which of the following is true about t…
D
The United States was primarily motiva…
A
48 terms
AP Comparative Government: Iran
Constitution of 1979
Oil
Secularization
Theocracy
Constitution implemented after the Islamic Revolution
The resource that Iran is dependent on as a rentier state
Religion and government are separated
A government ruled by religion
Constitution of 1979
Constitution implemented after the Islamic Revolution
Oil
The resource that Iran is dependent on as a rentier state
20 terms
AP Comparative Terms (Iran)
sharia
Muslim
Sunni
Shiite
the body of Islamic law
a person who follows the religion of Islam
a branch of Islam
a branch of Islam
sharia
the body of Islamic law
Muslim
a person who follows the religion of Islam
60 terms
AP Comparative Gov Iran
Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud
Assembly of Religious Experts
"axis of evil"
Basij
President of Iran from 2005 to 2013. Known as a staunch conse…
An 83 man government body designed to serve as a check on the…
A group of organisations that Iran was lumped into by GW Bush…
A loosely-organised military/militia that came under internat…
Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud
President of Iran from 2005 to 2013. Known as a staunch conse…
Assembly of Religious Experts
An 83 man government body designed to serve as a check on the…
30 terms
AP Comparative Government Iran
civil society in Iran
Iranian legitimacy
Sovereignty lies in
Political Participation in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
God (Allah)
Citizens of Iran can join political parties that are approved…
civil society in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
Iranian legitimacy
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
30 terms
AP Comparative Government: Iran
Iran's ancient traditions rooted in th…
In recent years a crisis in political…
Which of the following characteristics…
Which of the following countries did N…
Rule by religious clerics
Divinely inspired clerical rule
Authoritarianism
Great Britain
Iran's ancient traditions rooted in th…
Rule by religious clerics
In recent years a crisis in political…
Divinely inspired clerical rule
38 terms
AP Comparative Iran Terms-2016
Assembly of Religious Experts
Ayatollah
Dual society
Faqih
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
Supreme leader of Iran; following the revolution, Khomeini be…
a society and economy that are sharply divided into a traditi…
an expert in Islamic Law; leading Islamic jurist to interpret…
Assembly of Religious Experts
86 man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people; br…
Ayatollah
Supreme leader of Iran; following the revolution, Khomeini be…
14 terms
Iran Comparative Government
Velayat-e-Faqih
White Revolution (1950s - 1960s)
Green Revolution
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei
"Supreme Islamic Jurisdiction" - you must follow the Islamic…
Policy of Shah to rapidly modernize and westernize Iran by im…
Movement to enhance democratic rights and separation of mosqu…
Head of State. Supervises politics and society to ensure impl…
Velayat-e-Faqih
"Supreme Islamic Jurisdiction" - you must follow the Islamic…
White Revolution (1950s - 1960s)
Policy of Shah to rapidly modernize and westernize Iran by im…
COMPARATIVE POLITICS- Iran
Assembly of Experts
ayatollah
Basij
bonyads
elected body that chooses the supreme leader
In shiite Islam, a title in the religious hierarchy achieved…
people's militia which serves as a public morals police
parastatal foundations made in part from assets nationalized…
Assembly of Experts
elected body that chooses the supreme leader
ayatollah
In shiite Islam, a title in the religious hierarchy achieved…
36 terms
Comparative Government: Iran
Supreme Leader: Lucette
" Equality-with-difference":Lucette
Assembly of Religious Experts: Lucette
Cultural Revolution:Lucette
The leading Islamic jurist to interpret the meaning of religi…
What the Islamic Republic calls its policy toward women.Means…
A 86-man assembly of clerics elected directly by the people.T…
Similar to Mao Zedong's goals as he led China's cultural revo…
Supreme Leader: Lucette
The leading Islamic jurist to interpret the meaning of religi…
" Equality-with-difference":Lucette
What the Islamic Republic calls its policy toward women.Means…
32 terms
Intro to Comparative- Iran
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Anglo-Iranian Oil Company
Ayatollah
central committee
Irans president form 2005-2013
the British company that owned the concession to excavate, pr…
the highest ranking religious leader in Shia Islam. he has th…
the central decision-making body in a communist party structu…
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Irans president form 2005-2013
Anglo-Iranian Oil Company
the British company that owned the concession to excavate, pr…
42 terms
AP Comparative Politics Iran
Chador
Charisma
Fundamentalism
Guardianship of the Jurist
Full-body-covering garment that most Iranian women have to wear
A style of leadership that emphasizes the personal magnetism…
Religious beliefs of a literal nature that often lead to righ…
Developed by Ayatollah Khomeini, supports the notion that sen…
Chador
Full-body-covering garment that most Iranian women have to wear
Charisma
A style of leadership that emphasizes the personal magnetism…
60 terms
AP Comparative Government - Iran
Alliance of Builders of Islamic Iran
ayatollah
Ahmadinejad
Assembly of Religious Experts
alliance of conservative parties shortened to Abadgaran; supp…
a high-ranking Shiite religious leader who is regarded as an…
the Current president of Iran
this organization is a menifestation of the hold that Islam h…
Alliance of Builders of Islamic Iran
alliance of conservative parties shortened to Abadgaran; supp…
ayatollah
a high-ranking Shiite religious leader who is regarded as an…
53 terms
AP Comparative Iran
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Assembly of Religious Experts
Ayatolah
Baha'is
Current president of Iran
this organization is a menifestation of the hold that Islam h…
Title for the leader of Iran- "eye of god"
Apostate of Islam...splintered off from true Islam. They are…
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Current president of Iran
Assembly of Religious Experts
this organization is a menifestation of the hold that Islam h…
16 terms
AP Comparative Iran 2
Imams
Import substitution industrialization
Iranian Militant Clerics Society
Islamic Iran Participation Front
Shi'a religious leaders who traced their descent to Ali's suc…
An economic system aimed at building a country's industry by…
was created in 1988 when a number of prominent political figu…
Reforms Front; one of the parties in the Iranian Reformist Mo…
Imams
Shi'a religious leaders who traced their descent to Ali's suc…
Import substitution industrialization
An economic system aimed at building a country's industry by…
comparative polotics 3 Iran
Second Khordad Front
Ummah
Islamism/Islamic fundamentalism
Ruhollah Khomeini
Reformist party that emerged in Iran to contest 2000 majilis…
Literally community meant to refer to the nation or Islamic c…
belief that islam should be the source of the political regime.
First supreme leader of Iran from 1980 to his death in 1989.…
Second Khordad Front
Reformist party that emerged in Iran to contest 2000 majilis…
Ummah
Literally community meant to refer to the nation or Islamic c…
28 terms
Iran (AP Comparative Politics)
History: Importance of Islam
Conquests of Persia
The Qajars
The Pahlavi Dynasty
Sunni vs. Shia/Shi'ite ... -Sunni: next leader should be chosen…
-nation-state in 6th century... -Arab Conquest in 637 A.D. bring…
-1779 Qajars (Turkic) take over... -absentee landowners (rule fr…
-1921, Colonel Reza Khan overthrew Qajar Dynasty... -1935, renam…
History: Importance of Islam
Sunni vs. Shia/Shi'ite ... -Sunni: next leader should be chosen…
Conquests of Persia
-nation-state in 6th century... -Arab Conquest in 637 A.D. bring…
30 terms
AP Comparative Government Iran
civil society in Iran
Iranian legitimacy
Sovereignty lies in
Political Participation in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
God (Allah)
Citizens of Iran can join political parties that are approved…
civil society in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
Iranian legitimacy
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
30 terms
AP Comparative Government Iran
civil society in Iran
Iranian legitimacy
Sovereignty lies in
Political Participation in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
God (Allah)
Citizens of Iran can join political parties that are approved…
civil society in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
Iranian legitimacy
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
15 terms
AP Comparative Iran 3
National Front
Qanun
Qajar Empire
Qom
Political party in Iran following World War II, which opposed…
no sacred basis; body of statutes made by legislative bodies;…
Turkish group; moved the capital to Tehran and retained Shiis…
Iranian pilgrimage site of Shiite Muslims
National Front
Political party in Iran following World War II, which opposed…
Qanun
no sacred basis; body of statutes made by legislative bodies;…
34 terms
AP Comparative Government: Iran
Islamism (Islamic fundamentalism)
Ruhollah Khomeini
theocracy
Koran
the belief that Islam should be the source of the political r…
first supreme leader of Iran, from 1980-1989 (his death)
You and me both know you don't need a definition for this.
central holy book of Islam
Islamism (Islamic fundamentalism)
the belief that Islam should be the source of the political r…
Ruhollah Khomeini
first supreme leader of Iran, from 1980-1989 (his death)
84 terms
Comparative Politics - India & Iran
The British government granted India i…
The Indians had a smaller role in staf…
The Mughal emperor Aurangzeb removed t…
The British Empire in India began as o…
True
False
False
False
The British government granted India i…
True
The Indians had a smaller role in staf…
False
50 terms
AP Comparative Government - Iran Wood
"axis of evil"
Ahmadinejad
Assembly of Religious Experts
Basij
President Bush statement - controversy regarding Iran's inter…
the Current president of Iran
this organization is a menifestation of the hold that Islam h…
a loosely organized military that is formally part of the Rev…
"axis of evil"
President Bush statement - controversy regarding Iran's inter…
Ahmadinejad
the Current president of Iran
102 terms
IRAN AP COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT
What language do they speak in Iran?
What sect of Islam are Iranians usually?
How did the Islamic Republic of Iran c…
What was the 1979 Iranian Revolution?
Farsi (Persian)
Shia
1979 Iranian Revolution
The monarchy was overthrown & clerics assumed political contr…
What language do they speak in Iran?
Farsi (Persian)
What sect of Islam are Iranians usually?
Shia
75 terms
AP Comparative Iran, China, Vocabulary
power
government
Social Cleavage
cross-cutting cleavages
Politics is basically all about ____. Who has the power to ma…
leadership and institutions that make policy decisions for a…
______ are divides withing a society which separate citizens…
These types of cleavages divide society into many potential g…
power
Politics is basically all about ____. Who has the power to ma…
government
leadership and institutions that make policy decisions for a…
30 terms
AP Comparative Government: Iran
civil society in Iran
Iranian legitimacy
Sovereignty lies in
Political Participation in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
God (Allah)
Citizens of Iran can join political parties that are approved…
civil society in Iran
Since the revolution, Iran has been slow to develop a functio…
Iranian legitimacy
As is true in China, the revolutionary credentials of the lea…
29 terms
AP Comparative Politics: Iran
ayatollah
civil society
theocracy
Majles
literally, "sign of God." high ranking cleric in Iran
refers to space occupied by voluntary associations outside th…
state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds that t…
Iranian parliament, from the Arabic term for "assembly"
ayatollah
literally, "sign of God." high ranking cleric in Iran
civil society
refers to space occupied by voluntary associations outside th…
21 terms
Comparative Gov: Iran
Ayatollah
Shia
Sunni
Mullahs
a title given to the top Shia religious leader aka Supreme le…
one of the two main branches of Islam, same as shitte... majorit…
second man branch of Islam, Sunni is larger globally
Top Muslim Clerics, aka Fuqaha
Ayatollah
a title given to the top Shia religious leader aka Supreme le…
Shia
one of the two main branches of Islam, same as shitte... majorit…
57 terms
AP Comparative Government- Iran
theocracy
secularization
Zoroastrianism
caliphate
a government ruled strictly by religion
the belief that religion and government should be separated
state sponsored religion of the Persian Empire (600-400 BC)
leader of the Islamic Empier of the Arabs, defeated by invadi…
theocracy
a government ruled strictly by religion
secularization
the belief that religion and government should be separated
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