Fouad Ajami

Fouad Ajami

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Fouad A. Ajami, is a MacArthur Fellowship winning, Lebanese-born American university professor and writer on Middle Eastern issues. Ajami was an outspoken supporter of the Iraq War, the nobility of which he believes there "can be no doubt." Ajami was born in Arnoun, a rocky hamlet in the south of Lebanon. His Shiite family had come to Arnoun from Tabriz, Iran in the 1850s. In Arabic, the word "Ajami" means "Persian, non-Arab, barbarian"; with the sense of "one who is a barbarian in speaking Arabic, i.e. a Persian." Ajami arrived in the United States in the fall of 1963, just before he turned 18. He did some of his undergraduate work at Eastern Oregon College in La Grande, Oregon. He did his graduate work at the University of Washington, where he wrote his thesis on international relations and world government, and earned a PhDshow more

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  • Paperback | 264 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15mm | 390g
  • Dicho
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134949450
  • 9786134949453