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The Resource Defending the West : a critique of Edward Said's Orientalism, Ibn Warraq

Defending the West : a critique of Edward Said's Orientalism, Ibn Warraq

Label
Defending the West : a critique of Edward Said's Orientalism
Title
Defending the West
Title remainder
a critique of Edward Said's Orientalism
Statement of responsibility
Ibn Warraq
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ibn Warraq
Dewey number
950.072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS12.S243
LC item number
I26 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Said, Edward W
  • Orientalism
  • Asia
  • Middle East
  • East and West
  • Oriëntalisme
  • Cultuur
Label
Defending the West : a critique of Edward Said's Orientalism, Ibn Warraq
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0719/2007022518.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 491-516) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Edward Said and the Saidists. pt. 2. The three golden threads and the misapprehensions of Edward Said. Three tutelary guiding lights -- Classical antiquity -- Early Christianity to the Seventeenth Century -- Indian Orientalists -- Western archaeologists -- Empire and Curzon -- Edward Said and his methodology -- The pathological niceness of liberals, antimonies, paradoxes, and Western values -- pt. 3. Orientalism in painting and sculpture, music and literature. Orientals as collectors -- Painting and sculpture -- Occidental influence on eastern art -- Nineteenth-Century Orientalist art -- Painters as writers -- John Frederick Lewis -- Hegel and the meaning, significance, and influence of Dutch genre painting -- Charles Cordier : Orientalist sculptor -- Religion, piety, and portraits -- Oriental and African American Orientalists -- Orientalism and music -- Literature and Orientalism
Control code
ocn137306010
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
556 p.
Isbn
9781591024842
Lccn
2007022518
Note
Gift of Greg Rose.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)137306010
Label
Defending the West : a critique of Edward Said's Orientalism, Ibn Warraq
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0719/2007022518.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 491-516) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Edward Said and the Saidists. pt. 2. The three golden threads and the misapprehensions of Edward Said. Three tutelary guiding lights -- Classical antiquity -- Early Christianity to the Seventeenth Century -- Indian Orientalists -- Western archaeologists -- Empire and Curzon -- Edward Said and his methodology -- The pathological niceness of liberals, antimonies, paradoxes, and Western values -- pt. 3. Orientalism in painting and sculpture, music and literature. Orientals as collectors -- Painting and sculpture -- Occidental influence on eastern art -- Nineteenth-Century Orientalist art -- Painters as writers -- John Frederick Lewis -- Hegel and the meaning, significance, and influence of Dutch genre painting -- Charles Cordier : Orientalist sculptor -- Religion, piety, and portraits -- Oriental and African American Orientalists -- Orientalism and music -- Literature and Orientalism
Control code
ocn137306010
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
556 p.
Isbn
9781591024842
Lccn
2007022518
Note
Gift of Greg Rose.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)137306010

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