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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The list of friends, colleagues, and students who read, or listened to, parts or the whole of this manuscript is so long as to embarrass me, and now that it ...
These people have now been joined in Iraq by a whole army of private contractors and eager entrepreneurs to whom shall be confided everything from the ...
... world as a symphonic whole that could be apprehended theoretically as having preserved the individuality of each work without losing sight of the whole.
... but that it is the whole network of interests inevitably brought to bear on (and therefore always involved in) any occasion when that peculiar entity ...
... of a British and French cultural enterprise, a project whose dimensions take in such disparate realms as the imagination itself, the whole of India and ...
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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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