Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Iran's Government Pre and Post revolution

No description

Andrew Scott

on 7 November 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Iran's Government Pre and Post revolution

Iran originally was run under a monarchy ran by the king, or shah. The last Shah of Iran was Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.

Economy of Iran
Before Revolution
Government and Society After The Revolution
Different Roles of Theocratic Iranian Government
Supreme leader
Assembly of experts
Council of Guardians
expediency council
Government Type
Theocratic republic
3 branches of government
Voting age is 18 years old
Republic day - April first
Divided into 31 provinces
Government and its roles in Iran's Society
Pre-Revolution: The Shah's Role in Society
Iran's Government and Society Before and After the Revolution
Governmental and Society Before the Revolution
After Revolution
Iran became a theocratic republic after the revolution. The current supreme leader is Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. There have been only two supreme leaders in Iran since the revolution. First elected after the exile of the Shah.
Post-Revolution: Theocratic Government's Role in Society
The Shah was the head of the Monarchy. He and his family were the highest caste in the caste system. His over spending of money and increasing wealth divided the class even more then they already were. This is one of the reasons the revolution occurred.
The current supreme leader's role in society is to executive administrator of the government and leader of the armed forces. This role is for life. Has religious influence as well.
Economy of Iran
Currency: Rials
exports: petroleum oil
imports: technical services, industrial supplies, capital goods
Different Roles of Iranian Monarchy
GDP: $999.2 Billion
The Shah
GDP composition: agriculture 10.6%, industry: 44.9%, services: 44.5%
Unemployment: 16% 142ND in the world
173Rd freest economy in the world
Work Cited
"The Sturucture of Power in Iran." PBS. PBS, n.d. Web. 29 Oct. 2014.
Iranian Military
Ruler of all Iran,supreme control of everything
Ali Khamenei, Supreme Leader
Several different branches
Getting drafted
Females vs. males
"Iran." Economy: Population, GDP, Inflation, Business, Trade, FDI, Corruption. The Heritage Foundation, 2014. Web. 31 Oct. 2014.
Mostly agriculture
"Iran - The Economy - ROLE OF THE GOVERNMENT." Iran - The Economy - ROLE OF THE GOVERNMENT. U.S. Library of Congress, n.d. Web. 02 Nov. 2014.
"Middle East:: Iran." Central Intelligence Agency. Central Intelligence Agency, n.d. Web. 02 Nov. 2014.
"Iran Today - Iran Government's Economic Fight (P.1)." YouTube. YouTube: PressTV News Videos, 20 Aug. 2014. Web. 07 Nov. 2014.
Full transcript