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    • The Ayatollah Begs to Differ

    • The Paradox of Modern Iran
    • By: Hooman Majd
    • Narrated by: Hooman Majd
    • Length: 9 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 197
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 120

    The grandson of an eminent ayatollah and the son of an Iranian diplomat, journalist Hooman Majd is uniquely qualified to explain contemporary Iran's complex and misunderstood culture to Western listeners. The Ayatollah Begs to Differ provides an intimate look at a paradoxical country that is both deeply religious and highly cosmopolitan, authoritarian yet informed by a history of democratic and reformist traditions.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An informative tour, with some biases

    • By Ryan on 10-31-11

    Regular price: $21.95