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Title In the land of invisible women : a female doctor's journey in the Saudi Kingdom / Qanta A. Ahmed.
Author Ahmed, Qanta.
Publication Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, Inc., [2008]
Copyright date ©2008
Edition First edition.
Description 1 online resource (454 pages)
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System Req Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-446).
Contents The Bedouin bedside -- A time to leave America -- My new home, a military compound -- Abbayah shopping -- Invisible and safe -- Saudi women who dance alone -- Veiled doctors -- The lost boys of the kingdom -- A father's grieving -- An invitation to God -- The epicenter of Islam -- Into the light -- The child of God -- The million-man wheel -- Committing Haram -- Calling Doctora -- Daughters of the desert -- Next stop: absolution -- Prayer under the stars -- Between the devil and the Red Sea -- Mutawaeen: the men in brown -- Single Saudi male -- The calm before the storm -- Wahabi wrath -- Doctor Zhivago of Arabia -- Love in the kingdom -- Show me your marriage license! -- An eye for an eye -- Princes, polygamists, and paupers -- Divorce, Saudi-style -- The Saudi Divorcée -- Desperate housewives -- The making of a female Saudi surgeon -- The hot mamma -- The Gloria Steinem of Arabia -- Champion of children -- 9/11 in Saudi Arabia -- Final moments, final days -- Rugged glory -- Reading group guide.
Summary The decisions that change your life are often the most impulsive ones.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
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Subject Ahmed, Qanta.
Women physicians -- Islamic countries -- Biography.
Women in medicine -- Islamic countries -- Biography.
Muslim physicians -- Islamic countries -- Biography.
Ahmed, Qanta.
MEDICAL -- Family & General Practice.
MEDICAL -- Osteopathy.
MEDICAL -- Holistic Medicine.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Essays.
MEDICAL -- Alternative Medicine.
Ahmed, Qanta. (OCoLC)fst01775672
Muslim physicians. (OCoLC)fst01030968
Women in medicine. (OCoLC)fst01177924
Women physicians. (OCoLC)fst01178296
Islamic countries. (OCoLC)fst01244130
Genre Electronic books.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Ahmed, Qanta. In the land of invisible women. 1st ed. Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, Inc., ©2008 1402210876 (DLC) 2008009548 (OCoLC)214282110
ISBN 9781402220029 (electronic bk.)
1402220022 (electronic bk.)
9781402220036 (electronic bk.)
1402220030 (electronic bk.)

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