Conferences/New Programs/Calls for Papers Roundup

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Mobilizing Construction Jihad in Revolutionary Iran

Introduction The institution of Construction Jihad (Jahad-i Sazandigi, hereafter CJ) dates back to the Iranian Revolution. While CJ’s origins were rooted in the rural reconstruction and development policies that were instituted during the reign of…