Peace and Its Discontents by Edward W. Said
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By Edward W. Said

Peace and Its Discontents

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Peace and Its Discontents by Edward W. Said

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Collected journalism by one of the most important cultural critics of our time.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780099594819
ISBN-10: 0099594811
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: Vintage
Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Publish Date: 14-Sep-1995
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Edward W. Said

Freud and the Non-European by Edward W. Said Freud and the Non-European, Paperback (December 2013)

Builds on Said's abiding interest in the psychoanalyst's work to examine Freud's assumption that Moses was an Egyptian and from there explore the limits of identity.

Mimesis by Edward W. Said Mimesis, Paperback (October 2013)

Shows how from antiquity to the twentieth century literature progressed toward ever more naturalistic and democratic forms of representation. This title offers the optimistic view of European history now appears as a defensive - and impassioned - response to the inhumanity he saw in the Third Reich.

Joseph Conrad and the Fiction of Autobiography by Edward W. Said Joseph Conrad and the Fiction of Autobiography, Paperback (August 2007)

Using the author's personal letters as a guide to understanding Joseph Conrad's fiction, this title draws a parallel between Conrad's view of his own life and the manner and form of his stories.

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Author Biography - Edward W. Said

Edward Said was born in Jerusalem in 1935. In 1951 he attended a private preparatory high school in Massachusetts, America and he went on to study at Princeton University for his BA and at Yale for his MA and PhD. He became University Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. Said was bestowed with numerous honorary doctorates from universities around the world and twice received Columbia's Trilling Award and the Wellek Prize of the American Comparative Literature Association. He is best known for describing and critiquing 'Orientalism' and his book on the subject was published in 1978. He died in 2003.

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