Edward Said / Edition 2

Edward Said / Edition 2

by Bill Ashcroft
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415476895

ISBN-13: 2900415476897

Pub. Date: 12/03/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This volume explains Said's key ideas, their contexts and impact, with reference to both his scholarship and journalism. These ideas include: the place of text and critic in "the world," knowledge, power, and the construction of the "Other," the links between culture and imperialism, and exile, identity, and the plight of the Palestine.

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Overview

This volume explains Said's key ideas, their contexts and impact, with reference to both his scholarship and journalism. These ideas include: the place of text and critic in "the world," knowledge, power, and the construction of the "Other," the links between culture and imperialism, and exile, identity, and the plight of the Palestine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900415476897
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/03/2008
Series:
Routledge Critical Thinkers Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
200

Table of Contents

Senior Editor's Preface

Why Said?

Key Ideas

1. Worldliness: The Text

2. Worldliness: The Critic

3. Orientalism

4. Culture as Imperialism

5. Palestine

After Said

Further Reading

Works Cited

Index

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