Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

Promoting tolerance and justice through knowledge and understanding
Ethics of Citizenry

Why Societies Need Dissent

Cass R. Sunstein
Harvard University Press
September 15, 2016
Book chapter

On September 15th, 2016, to celebrate the International Day of Democracy, the Abdorrahman Boroumand Foundation released the Persian translation of several chapters or Dr. Cass R. Sunstein, important contribution to the understanding of the role of dissent in societies and its beneficial function for the protection of citizens' interest and public good. We are grateful to the author and Harvard University Press, for authorizing the translation and free dissemination of this book in Persian. Iranian citizens, as well as political scientists and civil rights activists will learn and benefit from this book.  Why Societies Need Dissent, is available in the Persian translation only.  The English version can be found on Amazon.com.