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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... based on archival research as well as general principles of mind that once sustained humanism as a historical discipline have almost disappeared.
... quite disciplined—perhaps even regulated—traffic between the two. ... Archaeology of Knowledge and in Discipline and Punish, to identify Orientalism.
... to live in it with greater authority and discipline than ever before. But what mattered to Europe was the expanded scope and the much greater refinement ...
... or into the dynamic between scholarship and imaginative writing, or into the relationship between administrative ideas and intellectual discipline.
These selfless administrators do their work “amidst tens of thousands of persons belonging to a different creed, a different race, a different discipline, ...
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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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