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Defending the West

a critique of Edward Said"s Orientalism

by Ibn Warraq.

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Published by Prometheus Books in Amherst, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Said, Edward W,
  • Orientalism,
  • East and West,
  • Asia -- Study and teaching,
  • Middle East -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementIbn Warraq.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS12.S243 I26 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17962768M
    ISBN 109781591024842
    LC Control Number2007022518


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