When the United States’ Central Intelligence Agency recently declassified documents relating to the 1953 Coup in Iran, it was discovered that American involvement was much deeper than previously known. In fact, the CIA had orchestrated the coup against democratically-elected Mohammed Mossadegh. This action was sold to the United States public as being essential to democracy, which seems contradictory to its actual purpose. U.S.
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- Political Science
- Middle Eastern history
- United States
- Racism--Political aspects.
- Partial requirement for: M.A., Arizona State University, 2016Note typethesis
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- Field of study: Social Justice and Human Rights