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Restating Orientalism A Critique of Modern Knowledge

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ISBN-10: 0231187629

ISBN-13: 9780231187626

Edition: 2018

Authors: Wael Hallaq

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Since Edward Said's foundational work, Orientalism has been singled out for critique as the quintessential example of Western intellectuals' collaboration with oppression. Controversies over the imbrications of knowledge and power and the complicity of Orientalism in the larger project of colonialism have been waged among generations of scholars. But has Orientalism come to stand in for all of the sins of European modernity, at the cost of neglecting the complicity of the rest of the academic disciplines? In this landmark theoretical investigation, Wael B. Hallaq takes critique of Orientalism as a point of departure for rethinking the foundations of the modern project. Refusing to isolate…    
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Book details

List price: $42.00
Copyright year: 2018
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 7/3/2018
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 392
Size: 6.34" wide x 9.13" long x 1.26" tall
Weight: 2.530
Language: English