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Soccer breeds nationalism and anti-regime protests in Iran

Abdolmohammadi, Pejman and Rensmann, Lars (2014) Soccer breeds nationalism and anti-regime protests in Iran. The Washington Post (15 Jun 2014). Website.

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We continue our series on politics, political science and the World Cup (here are posts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7). Tomorrow Iran will open its 2014 World Cup campaign. Below Lars Rensmann and Pejman Abdolmohammadi analyze how soccer has been a catalyst for nationalism as well as protests against the regime.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2014 The Washington Post Company
Divisions: Middle East Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Sets: Research centres and groups > Middle East Centre
Date Deposited: 28 Jul 2015 13:25
Last Modified: 26 Jun 2021 23:21

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