Document Type : Research Paper
Assistant Professor, Political Science Department, Islamic Azad University, Rasht Branch
This Article, for the purpose of understanding Iran's Islamic Revolution formation,
has analysed how use of Islamic & Shia Symbols led to revolution's victory against
ancient western symbols.
In order to achieve to proper outputs from historical issues, we've used conceptual
model of French socialgist " Pierre Bourdieu " named symbolic battle & generation
of Islamic & Shia symbols against ancient & modern Pahlavi's symbols is pointed
by symbolic power & shown symbolizing groups, i.e intelligents & clergymen in
40's & 50's (Shamsi Calender) used these symbols in political field & congured
Iranian symbolic mind & with minimum physical aggression, provided the basis of
Islamic Revolution's Victory.
Pahlavies, by ignoring symbolic Islamic Shia world, & emphasis on symbolic
ancient & modern world, played an important role in political mobilization against
themselves. We Study This Tow Symbolic Universe for the prepare how the
Victory of Islamic Revolution.