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Nomad : a personal journey through the clash of civilizations / Ayaan Hirsi Ali.

Nomad : a personal journey through the clash of civilizations / Ayaan Hirsi Ali.
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Adult Non Fiction   Paddington . Available .  
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ISBN 9780732289775 (pbk.)
Author Hirsi Ali, Ayaan, 1969-
Title Nomad : a personal journey through the clash of civilizations / Ayaan Hirsi Ali.
Publisher/Date Sydney : Fourth Estate, c2010.
Sydney, N.S.W. : 2010.
Pagination etc. xxi, 277 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents note Originally published: New York : Free Press, 2010.
Includes index.
pt. 1. A problem family -- My father -- My half-sister -- My mother -- My brother's story -- My brother's son -- My cousins -- Letter to my grandmother -- pt. 2. Nomad again -- Outcast from Holland? -- America -- Islam in America -- pt. 3. Sex, money, violence -- School and sexuality -- Money and responsibility? -- Violence and the closing of the Muslim mind -- pt. 4. Remedies -- Opening the Muslim mind : an enlightenment project -- Honor, death, and the feminists -- Seeking Allah, finding God -- Conclusion: The Miy' and the Magaalo -- Epilogue: Letter to my unborn daughter -- The AHA Foundation.
Summary Note Weaving together memoir and reportage, Ayaan confronts the complacency and ignorance that often colour intellectual debate on Islam. With disarming honesty, she shares her experiences, doubts and insights.
Subject - Name Hirsi Ali, Ayaan, -- 1969-
Subject Netherlands Staten-Generaal -- Biography.
Somalis -- United States -- Biography
Muslim women -- United States -- Biography
Women social reformers -- Biography
Somalis -- Netherlands -- Biography
Women refugees -- Netherlands -- Biography
Islam -- Social aspects
Nomads
Muslim women -- Civil rights -- Europe
Muslim women -- Civil rights
Shelf Location B HIRS
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