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ORIENTALISM

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

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 Said (Comparative Literature, Columbia) explains the limited focus as both methodological (coherence over exhaustiveness) and personal: he is an Arab Palestinian. But among Eastern civilizations, as ... Read full review

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It is an attempt made on making a bridge between the East and West and exploration of Global Fraternity which occurs when misunderstandings get removed. Edward Said made this attempt successful. Dr Valiurrahaman

Review: Orientalism

User Review  - Phil Wyman - Goodreads

Uhm, wow. This book will change your thinking about higher learning and scholarship in general, and steal generalizations about the Middle East from you. Some slow and technical sections through the ... Read full review

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