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The Resource Virgins? What virgins? : and other essays, Ibn Warraq

Virgins? What virgins? : and other essays, Ibn Warraq

Label
Virgins? What virgins? : and other essays
Title
Virgins? What virgins?
Title remainder
and other essays
Statement of responsibility
Ibn Warraq
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ibn Warraq
Dewey number
297
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP169
LC item number
.I287 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Islamic fundamentalism
  • Religious tolerance
  • Islam
Target audience
adult
Label
Virgins? What virgins? : and other essays, Ibn Warraq
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-510) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Part one: Personal matters. On becoming English -- Apologia pro vita sua -- Part two: Koranic matters. Some aspects of the history of Koranic criticism, 700 CE-2005 CE -- Introduction to What the Koran really says -- The importance of variants : introduction to which Koran? -- Virgins? What virgins? -- Part three: Totalitarianisms. Islam, the Middle East, and fascism -- Apologists of totalitarianism : from communism to Islam -- Apostasy, human rights, religion, and belief : new threats to freedom of opinion and expression -- Islam on trial : reasons for leaving Islam -- Part four: Reformation and enlightenment. Reason not revelation -- Part five: Journalism. Honest intellectuals must shed their spiritual turbans : Islam, the final taboo -- Brother Tariq and the Muslim hoods : toward a taxomony of Islamic subterfuges -- Rock, humanitarian causes, political commitment, and Islam / with Raphael Ismail -- The Regent's Canal and the trail to the British raj, Parsis, and Sir Cowasjee Jehangir Readymoney -- Why the West is best : my response to Tariq Ramadan -- Democracy in a cartoon -- Allawi and the crisis of Islamic civilization
Control code
ocn466343479
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
544 pages
Isbn
9781616141707
Lccn
2009050944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
297 IB5V ; P ; XX-N ; C1008BT5(SI)LAP
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 466343479
  • (Sirsi) 466343479
  • (OCoLC)466343479
Label
Virgins? What virgins? : and other essays, Ibn Warraq
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 455-510) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Part one: Personal matters. On becoming English -- Apologia pro vita sua -- Part two: Koranic matters. Some aspects of the history of Koranic criticism, 700 CE-2005 CE -- Introduction to What the Koran really says -- The importance of variants : introduction to which Koran? -- Virgins? What virgins? -- Part three: Totalitarianisms. Islam, the Middle East, and fascism -- Apologists of totalitarianism : from communism to Islam -- Apostasy, human rights, religion, and belief : new threats to freedom of opinion and expression -- Islam on trial : reasons for leaving Islam -- Part four: Reformation and enlightenment. Reason not revelation -- Part five: Journalism. Honest intellectuals must shed their spiritual turbans : Islam, the final taboo -- Brother Tariq and the Muslim hoods : toward a taxomony of Islamic subterfuges -- Rock, humanitarian causes, political commitment, and Islam / with Raphael Ismail -- The Regent's Canal and the trail to the British raj, Parsis, and Sir Cowasjee Jehangir Readymoney -- Why the West is best : my response to Tariq Ramadan -- Democracy in a cartoon -- Allawi and the crisis of Islamic civilization
Control code
ocn466343479
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
544 pages
Isbn
9781616141707
Lccn
2009050944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
297 IB5V ; P ; XX-N ; C1008BT5(SI)LAP
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 466343479
  • (Sirsi) 466343479
  • (OCoLC)466343479

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