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The Ayatollah begs to differ : the paradox of modern Iran, Hooman Majd

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The Ayatollah begs to differ : the paradox of modern Iran
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The Ayatollah begs to differ
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the paradox of modern Iran
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Hooman Majd
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eng
Summary
The son of an Iranian diplomat and the grandson of an ayatollah grew up in exile, yet he also remained closely attached to his homeland. Majd's reports on his travels throughout Iran try to explain the economic, political, and social forces that lie at its heart, and to show the paradoxes of the Iranian character that have baffled Americans
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Title
The ayatollah begs to differ
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Summary
The son of an Iranian diplomat and grandson of an ayatollah who grew up in exile offers an insightful study of the economic, political, and social forces that underly the vast paradoxes in Iranian character, examining Iran as a Muslim, Shiite, and Persian country and sharing the real-life people and diverse voices behind the modern-day nation
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DLC
Dewey number
955.06/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS318.9
LC item number
.M35 2008
Literary form
non fiction
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Hooman Majd
The Ayatollah begs to differ : the paradox of modern Iran, Hooman Majd
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The Ayatollah begs to differ : the paradox of modern Iran, Hooman Majd
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Persian cats -- 2. The Ayatollah has a cold -- 3. If it's Tuesday, this must be Qom -- 4. Pride and humility -- 5. Victory of blood over the sword -- 6. Pairidaeza: the Persian garden -- 7. The Ayatollah begs to differ -- 8. Fear of a black turban -- Notes -- Index
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 272 p.
Isbn
9780385523349
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008004648
Other physical details
col. ill.

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