Occidentalism : A Short History of Anti-Westernism, Paperback

Occidentalism : A Short History of Anti-Westernism Paperback

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'Occidentalism' is an investigation into the hostile stereotypes of the Western world that fuels the hatred at the heart of movements such as Al Qaeda.

A work of extraordinary range and erudition, it enlarges significantly our understanding of the world in which we live.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 176 pages
  • Publisher: Atlantic Books
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: International relations
  • ISBN: 9781843542889



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Fascinating book. Very illuminating. Describes the history of anti-western thought, tracing it from German romantic era thru 19th century Russia, early 20th c Japan and the Middle East during the last 50 years.

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