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In the Land of Invisible Women

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Published by Sourcebooks, Inc. in Naperville .
Written in English


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ISBN 109781402220029, 9781402220036

Her first non-fiction book, In the Land of Invisible Women, (Sept 2, ) is a memoir that recounts her startling experiences while practicing medicine in the Saudi Kingdom. Fascinating and revelatory, Qanta provides a telling picture of what life is truly like in the Saudi Kingdom, from a unique perspective/5(89).


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Qanta A. Ahmed, a Muslim woman of Pakistani origin, embraces the In the Land of Invisible Women book to practice medicine in Saudi Arabia. In this book, Dr. Ahmed. "This book is a well -written and fascinating insider's look into life in Saudi Arabia and the challenges that women and sometimes even men must face in their daily lives." - Bookopolis " In the Land of Invisible Women is a must read for everyone/5().

Where does In the Land of Invisible Women rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far. I enjoyed this book for the most part. Nicola Barber's performance was spectacular, and Qanta Ahmed's observational skills - In the Land of Invisible Women book for a physician - are on full display.

"In this stunningly written book, a Western trained Muslim doctor brings alive what it means for a woman to live in the Saudi Kingdom.

I've rarely experienced so vividly the shunning and shaming, racism and anti-Semitism, but the surprise is how Dr. Ahmed also finds tenderness at the tattered edges of extremism, and a life-changing pilgrimage back to her Muslim faith.".

Review of In the Land of Invisible Women by Dr. Qanta Ahmed. After she was denied a visa to stay and practice in the United States inDr. Qanta Ahmed, a Pakistani British Intensive Care physician and sleep specialist, accepted a position.

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Qanta Ahmed Pages: pages Genre: Memoir Rating: 5/5. I was a little hesitant to pick up In the Land of Invisible Women when I first saw it in the book store based on the title and image on the front cover. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you’ve also been bombarded with the typical veiled.

Qanta Ahmed, author of [In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor's Journey in the Saudi Kingdom] (Sourcebooks; September 1, ), talked about her book at. In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor's Journey in the Saudi Kingdom Published by Elsa, 2 months ago I loved this book because the author describes her experience as a female doctor and a Moslem in the Saudi Kingdom in tremendous detail that you feel as if you are there with by: 6.

In the land of invisible women: a female doctor's journey in the Saudi Kingdom / Qanta A. Ahmed. ISBN Includes bibliographical references. Ahmed, Qanta. Women physicians—Islamic countries—Biography.

Women in medicine—Islamic countries—Biography. Muslim physicians—Islamic countries— Biography 4/5(32). In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor’s Journey in the Saudi Kingdom Ahmed, Qanta (Author) Ahmed (Author) ISBN: Sourcebooks Published Paperback, $ (p) Biography & Autobiography | General Reviewed PW This memoir is a journey into a complex world readers will find fascinating and at times repugnant.

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Find books like In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor's Journey in the Saudi Kingdom from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads m. In The Land of Invisible Women is Dr. Qanta Ahmed’s memoir of the two year’s she spent as a doctor in Saudi Arabia.

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by Qanta A. Ahmed. BUY NOW FROM Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and Author: Qanta A. Ahmed. In the Land of Invisible Women is filled with Saudi culture, which seems to often be very conflicting and always caught between tradition and modernization.

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Grade; ; Genre; Biography; Cultural Area; Middle Eastern; Women / Girls. In the Land of Invisible Women describes Ahmed’s encounters with sexism and racism in the Saudi Kingdom, as well as the humor, honesty, loyalty, and love that she eventually finds. She exposes some of the mysteries of the women behind the veil, and explains what it’s like to don an abbayah [read: burqa] and become one of the invisible.

Dr. Ahmed is an observing Muslim, an academic physician and opinion journalist. Her first book, In the Land of Invisible Women details her time in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In the Land of Invisible Women Qanta Ahmed Source Books Qanta Ahmed is a British-Born Doctor of Pakistani ancestry.

She is also a Muslim. Her parents left Pakistan during the partition of India and Pakistan in Qanta grew up speaking English and Urdu, and knew just enough Arabic to read the : Francesca Thomas. In the Land of Invisible Women, the story of her tenure, is an engaging tale of identifying and exploring the many mysteries and contradictions of Saudi life.

Ahmed's honest, heartfelt prose /5. She finds rejection and scorn in the places she believed would most embrace her, but also humor, honesty, loyalty and love. And for Qanta, more than anything, it is a land of opportunity. A place where she discovers what it takes for one woman to recreate herself in the land of invisible womenPages:   In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor’s Journey in the Saudi Kingdom By Qanta Ahmed Sourcebooks £ pages FT Bookshop price: £ Few outsiders have been able to break into.

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Ahmed also finds tenderness at the tattered edges of extremism, and a life-changing pilgrimage back to her Muslim faith."/5(56). In the Land of Invisible Women gave me a lot to think about, and just not about the complexities of Saudi Arabia but also my country's, the U.S.A., interactions within the Middle East.

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Sourcebooks,pp. Publication Date: September 1,   She finds rejection and scorn in the places she believed would most embrace her, but also humor, honesty, loyalty and love. And for Qanta, more than anything, it is a land of opportunity.

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Ahmed, a young Brithish Muslim doctor,becomes an outcast in motion. On a whim, she accepts an exciting position in Saudi Arabia. This is not just a new job; this is a.