Orientalism download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edward W. Said

Orientalism download free [PDF and Ebook] by Edward W. Said year 1988
  • Book name: Orientalism
  • Author: Edward W. Said
  • Release date: 1988/9/12
  • Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE USA INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Childrens Books
  • ISBN: 9780394740676
  • Rating: 9.11 of 10
  • Votes: 694
  • Review by: Nola Nelms
  • Review rating: 8.79 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/19
  • Total pages: 379
  • Includes a PDF summary of 42 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: 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. In this wide-ranging, intellectually vigorous study, Said traces the origins of 'orientalism' to the centuries-long period during which Europe dominated the Middle and Near East and, from its position of power, defined 'the orient' simply as 'other than' the occident. This entrenched view continues to dominate western ideas and, because it does not allow the East to represent itself, prevents true understanding. Essential, and still eye-opening, Orientalism remains one of the most important books written about our divided world.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 16H31M43S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Political Structure & Processes, Regional Studies, Middle Eastern History, Nonfiction History Books for Kids, Asian History, Ethnic Studies, Islamic Studies
  • Available formats: PDF, AZW3, HTML, TXT, EPUB, DOC, BMP, WORD. Compressed in RAR, TAR.GZ, CBC, CBR, LZ, ZIP, AZW3
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.03 USD
  • Dimensions: 134.11x210x23.88mm
  • Weight: 329g
  • Printed by: Vintage Books
  • Published in: New York, United States
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