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Nomad : from Islam to America : a personal journey through the clash of civilizations / Ayaan Hirsi Ali.

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  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola B HIRSI ALI (Text) 33118000140769 Adult: Biography Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver BIO ALI-A ALI-A (Text) 34304000246658 Adult - Biography Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 305.89 A398 (Text) 76383000392764 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 305.8935 HIR (Text) 39391006227803 Nonfiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 921 HIRSI ALI, AYAAN (Text) 31951003576169 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield B-Hirsi Ali (Text) 78292000296636 Adult Biography Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial B HIRSI ALI HIRSI ALI (Text) 33946002386865 Biographies . End of Nonfiction section . 2nd Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781439157312
  • ISBN: 1439157316
  • Physical Description: xxi, 277 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st Free Press hardcover ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2010.

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Formatted Contents Note:
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 -- Nomad again -- 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 -- Dishonor, death, and feminists -- Seeking God but finding Allah -- Conclusion: The Miy ǎnd the Magaalo -- Epilogue: Letter to my unborn daughter -- The AHA Foundation.
Summary, etc.:
Hirsi Ali tells of coming to America to build a new life, an ocean away from the death threats made to her by European Islamists, the strife she witnessed, and the inner conflict she suffered. She calls on key institutions of the West--including universities, the feminist movement, and the Christian churches--to enact specific, innovative remedies that would help other Muslim immigrants to overcome the challenges she has experienced and to resist the fatal allure of fundamentalism and terrorism.
Subject: Hirsi Ali, Ayaan, 1969-
Somalis > United States > Biography.
Muslim women > United States > Biography.
Women social reformers > Biography.
Somalis > Netherlands > Biography.
Women refugees > Netherlands > Biography.
Netherlands. Staten-Generaal > Biography.
Muslim women > Civil rights > Europe.
Muslim women > Civil rights.
Islam > Social aspects.

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