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Orientalism (Concepts in the Social Sciences)

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  • Hardcover: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Open University Press (1 Sept. 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0335202071
  • ISBN-13: 978-0335202072
  • Product Dimensions: 1.9 x 14.6 x 23.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 5,219,006 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Ziauddin Sardar is a writer, cultural critic and editor of the prestigious journal Futures. He is the author of the classic studies The Future of Muslim Civilisation (Mansell, 1979) and Islamic Futures: The Shape of Ideas to Come (1985). His most recent books include Barbaric Others: A Manifesto on Western Racism (Pluto, 1993), Introducing Cultural Studies (Icon, 1997) and Postmodern and the Other (Pluto, 1998). He is also Visiting Professor of Postcolonial Studies, Department of Art Policy and Management, City University. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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Sardar really helps one to understand the complexity of our world and conveys clearly some of the flawed assumptions that plague the Western mind. Passionately written, not dry intellectualese and highly recommended for those interested in understanding our contemporary world.
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