More than three decades after its first publication, Edward Said's groundbreaking critique of the West's historical, cultural, and political perceptions of the East has become a modern classic.
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2, by Evelyn Baring, Lord Cromer. Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc.: Excerpt from “Propaganda” by Harold Lasswell, in The Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, ...
Cromer made Egypt, said Balfour: Everything he has touched he has succeeded in.... Lord Cromer's services during the past quarter of a century have raised ...
affairs had been controlled according to a general theory expressed both by Balfour in his notions about Oriental civilization and by Cromer in his ...
How much “serious consideration” the ruler ought to give proposals from the subject race was illustrated in Cromer's total opposition to Egyptian ...
Now at last we approach the long-developing core of essential knowledge, knowledge both academic and practical, which Cromer and Balfour inherited from a ...
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ORIENTALISMUser Review - Kirkus
One may quibble with the title: this is a study of Islamic Orientalism solely, of Western representations of the Near East, with little or no direct reference to Persia, India, China, Japan. Professor ... Read full review
Review: OrientalismUser Review - Leonard - Goodreads
Said's masterwork on the Western view of the East is not only a breathtaking work of scholarship, but a vital method of understanding the 'othering' that has allowed us to come to our current grim political pass. Read full review
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