Orientalism, the theory and practice of representing 'the Orient' in European thought, is a controversial and a problematic concept. This book provides a concise text on the evolution and development of the theory of orientalism, the practice of orientalism in history, and its persistence and reformulation in contemporary times. It places Edward Said's contribution in an appropriate historical context, examines the work of his critics, and explores the postmodern future of orientalism. Ziauddin Sardar provides a highly ...

Orientalism 2000, Open University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9780335202072

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Orientalism 1999, Open University Press, Philadelphia, PA

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