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The Resource Heretic : why Islam needs a reformation now, Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Heretic : why Islam needs a reformation now, Ayaan Hirsi Ali

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Heretic : why Islam needs a reformation now
Title
Heretic
Title remainder
why Islam needs a reformation now
Statement of responsibility
Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Title variation
Why Islam needs a reformation now
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ayaan Ali Hirsi makes a powerful case that a religious Reformation is the only way to end the terrorism, sectarian warfare and the repression of women and minorities that each year claim thousands of lives throughout the Muslim world"--Publisher
Summary
An impassioned plea for an Islamic Reformation by the award-winning author of Infidel explores how Islam can be reconciled with modernity to end terrorism, sectarian warfare and the repression of women and minorities
Storyline
Tone
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10410842
Cataloging source
APLS
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1969-
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Hirsi Ali, Ayaan
Dewey number
297.272
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Islam and secularism
  • Islam
  • Islam and politics
  • Islamic countries
  • Islamic countries
Target audience
adult
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why Islam needs a reformation now
Label
Heretic : why Islam needs a reformation now, Ayaan Hirsi Ali
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Harper, 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-307)
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Introduction: One Islam, three sets of Muslims -- The story of a heretic : my journey away from Islam -- Why has there been no Muslim Reformation? -- Muhammad and the Qur'an : how unquestioning reverence for the Prophet and his book obstructs reform -- Those who love death : Islam's fatal focus on the afterlife -- Shackled by sharia : how Islam's harsh religious code keeps Muslims stuck in the seventh century -- Social control begins at home : how the injunction to command right and forbid wrong keeps Muslims in line -- Jihad : why the call for holy war is a charter for terror -- The twilight of tolerance -- Conclusion: The Muslim Reformation -- Appendix: Muslim dissidents and reformers
Control code
000054465945
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9780732299057
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)905881823
Label
Heretic : why Islam needs a reformation now, Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Harper, 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-307)
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Introduction: One Islam, three sets of Muslims -- The story of a heretic : my journey away from Islam -- Why has there been no Muslim Reformation? -- Muhammad and the Qur'an : how unquestioning reverence for the Prophet and his book obstructs reform -- Those who love death : Islam's fatal focus on the afterlife -- Shackled by sharia : how Islam's harsh religious code keeps Muslims stuck in the seventh century -- Social control begins at home : how the injunction to command right and forbid wrong keeps Muslims in line -- Jihad : why the call for holy war is a charter for terror -- The twilight of tolerance -- Conclusion: The Muslim Reformation -- Appendix: Muslim dissidents and reformers
Control code
000054465945
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9780732299057
Isbn Type
(paperback)
System control number
(OCoLC)905881823

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