Economic Sanctions and Political Cultures: The Relationship between the Sanctions and VariablesSuch As Human Rights, Consume Freedom andPolitical Life of the Host (The Case Study: Iran)


Volume 1, Issue 1, Number 6, Pages 70-81, Published Online October 20, 2013

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Mahmoud Alipour, Fatemeh seydi


In international politics and Competition global power, to government control, and disposal of any threats to peace and security, Regulationsimposed bythe UN. One of the provisions is Chapter VII of the UN Chapter. According to this Chapter, the UN Security Council can perform the necessary actions to implement it. One of this Actions is Stopping all or part of the government’s economic relations, That under Economicsanctionsbe the first place, Economicsanctions are used in order tocontrolor Undermine thestate’s economic and Pushingits toChanges indomesticand internationalpolitics.In thecurrent era, The aim of sanctions is Changingpoliticalregimes. But It can be more accurate, is changedHeterogeneouspoliticalculture against with The dominantInternational Culture. For example,Economicsanctionsthat be Applies by United States ofAmerica Against Iran and Differenteconomic systems.Iranenjoysadifferentpoliticalculture and Iran’s economicsystem Is not Inthe framework ofthe capitalist economy; As a Dominant cultureona globalhawks.Currentlythis pointthere is that, The One component new and stable of human rights is respect for differences, interests and different political cultures. But what is clear is that the national interests of the great powers of capitalism, is incompatible with different political cultures. Hence the capitalism have a capabilities of growth in a own particular culture. Thus sanctions are primarily a tool to stop opposing political culture. But what exists in sanctions against Iran and the own specific political and cultural, specific Definition of Consume freedom and political life, that, On the one, have following Failure of thesanctions in some cases, On the other hand, has triggered specific definition of the resistance of the economy.


Iran, economic sanctions, political cultures, human rights, consume freedom, particularly political life.


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