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Edward Said von Ahluwalia, Pal (eBook)

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 17.10.2008
  • Verlag: Taylor & Francis
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Edward Said

Edward Said is perhaps best known as the author of the landmark study Orientalism, a book which changed the face of critical theory and shaped the emerging field of post-colonial studies, and for his controversial journalism on the Palestinian political situation. Looking at the context and the impact of Said's scholarship and journalism, this book examinesSaid's key ideas, including: the significance of 'worldliness', 'amateurism', 'secular criticism', 'affiliation' and 'contrapuntal reading' the place of text and critic in 'the world' knowledge, power and the construction of the 'Other' links between culture and imperialism exile, identity and the plight of Palestine anew chapter looking at Said's later work and style This popular guide has been fully updated and revised in a new edition, suitable for readers approachingSaid'swork for the first time as well as those already familiar with the work of this important theorist. The result is the ideal guide to one of the twentiethcentury's most engaging critical thinkers.

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    Format: PDF
    Kopierschutz: AdobeDRM
    Seitenzahl: 200
    Erscheinungsdatum: 17.10.2008
    Sprache: Englisch
    ISBN: 9780203888070
    Verlag: Taylor & Francis
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