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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Our role is to widen the field of discussion, not to set limits in accord with the prevailing authority. I have spent a great deal of my life during the ...
Humanism is centered upon the agency of human individuality and subjective intuition, rather than on received ideas and approved authority.
... with the Orientalist in his new or old guise as their main authority. The point is that even if it does not survive as it once did, Orientalism lives on ...
... settling it, ruling over it: in short, Orientalism as a Western style for dominating, restructuring, and having authority over the Orient.
This authority must in large part be the subject of any description of Orientalism, and it is so in this study. Even the name Orientalism suggests a serious ...
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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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