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    DescriptionA presentation of key selections from Edward Said's works, from his groundbreaking 1966 study of Joseph Conrad and the influential "Orientalism", through to "Culture and Imperialism", to the recently critically acclaimed "Out of Place". Said tackles a number of diverse subjects, from the fight for Palestinian self-determination, to critiques on Jane Austen and Rudyard Kipling. This volume serves as a resource for scholars of politics, literature, history, and cultural studies.

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    The Edward Said Reader
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Edward W. Said, Edited by Moustafa Bayoumi, Edited by Andrew Rubin
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 508
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 197 mm
    Thickness: 32 mm
    Weight: 370 g
    ISBN 13: 9781862074453
    ISBN 10: 1862074453

    BIC E4L: SOC
    BIC subject category V2: JFC, DSA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.6
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15700
    BISAC V2.8: LCO010000
    DC21: 306.092
    BISAC V2.8: SOC002010
    Thema V1.0: JBCC, DSA
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    Publication date
    11 October 2001
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    Author Information
    Edward Said is Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, and the author of eighteen books. Out of Place and The End of the Peace Process, Said's prescient critique of the Oslo peace accord, are both available from Granta Books.
    Review quote
    "One of the leading thinkers of the age."--"The New York Observer" "Edward Said is the most distingished and cultural critic now writing in America." --Cornel West "Said is a brilliant and unique amalgam of scholar, aesthete, and political activist...[He] challenges and stimulates our thinking in every area." --"Washington Post Book World" "No one studying the relations between the metroploitan West and the decolonizing world can ignore Mr. Said's work." --"The New York Times Book Review" "From the Trade Paperback edition."