New Tools, Old Goals: Comparing the Role of Technology in the 1979 Iranian Revolution and The 2009 Green MovementRahaghi, John A.
Submitted in partial fulfillment of the degree of Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. Abstract: What role does technology play in a mass uprising or revolution? Can it aid in fomenting mass protests? In the 1979 Iranian Revolution, the technology of the day - cassette tapes and photocopied pamphlets - were credited with helping faciliate the revolutio... read more