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The Foundations of a Critique 6. Description In the period of decolonisation that followed the end of the Second World War a number of scholars, mainly Middle Eastern, launched a sustained assault on Orientalism – the theory and practice of representing ‘the Orient’ in Western thought -accusing its practitioners of misrepresentation, prejudice and bias.

Coverage begins with nineteenth-century material from thinkers such as Hegel oeientalism Marx, and moves through extracts from Nietzsche, Gramsci and Foucault to contemporary work from, for example, Bryan Turner, John MacKenzie and Edward Said.

In the s and s a powerful assault was launched on ‘orientalism’, led by Edward Said. On Hegemony and Direct Rule, A.

The Racism and Rhetoric of British Broadsheet Second Critique of English-speaking Orientalists, A. A Reader provides the orientalis, with a selection of key readings from this debate, covering a range of areas including myth, imperialism, the cultural perspective, Marxist interpretation and feminist attitudes.



Between Orientalism and Historicism, Aijaz Ahmad; A ReaderA. On the Orientalists Again, A.

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As well as a general introduction, each section and extract is introduced and there is a detailed guide to further orientaliism. The debate ranged far beyond the traditional limits of ‘dry-as-dust’ orientalism, involving questions c At a crucial moment in the history of relations of East and West, Orient and Occident, Christianity and Islam, Orientalism provides mmacfie timely account of the subject and the debate. An intense debate ensued, involving not only Orientalists but historians, sociologists, anthropologists, literary critics, scholars of cultural studies and gender studies as well as the news media.

From Orientalism to Global Sociology, B. Three Arab Critiques of Orientalism, D.

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