Culture and Imperialism
A landmark work from the intellectually auspicious author of Orientalism that explores the long-overlooked connections between the Western imperial endeavor and the culture that both reflected and reinforced it. " Said is a brilliant . . . scholar, aesthete and political activist." --Washington Post Book World.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DanielSTJ - LibraryThing
A great book on its subject, Said's prose avoids being technical by bearing academic merit while, at the same time, being accessible to the common reader. The theories that he purports are illustrated ... Read full review
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Culture and Imperialism describes how the language used in literature can powerfully impact our stereotypes of other cultures. Using examples in classical literature (ranging from Jane Austen, to ... Read full review