- Acknowledgements. Preface. Part I:. 1. Marxism and the historiography of pre-capitalist Iran. 2. The concept of the Asiatic mode of production and definitions of pre-capitalist Iran as an Asiatic society. 3. The concept of the feudal mode of production and definitions of pre-capitalist Iran as a feudal society. Part II: 4. An economic concept of feudal rent. Part III: 5. Landed property in pre-capitalist Iran. 6. Political authority, sovereignty and property ownership in medieval political discourse. 7. The organisation of agrarian production in pre-capitalist Iran. Conclusion - The concept of Iranian feudalism.
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd
Series: Society & Culture in the Modern Middle EastHardback
Publication Date: 31 Dec 1993
Number of Pages: 300
Illustrations: references, bibliography, index