Edward Wadie Said (Arabic pronunciation: [wædiːʕ sæʕiːd] Arabic: إدوارد وديع سعيد‎, Idwārd Wadīʿ Saʿīd; 1 November 1935 – 25 September 2003) wis a professor o leeteratur at Columbia Varsity, a public intellectual, an a foonder o the academic field o postcolonial studies.[3]

Edward Said
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BornEdward Wadie Said
1 November 1935
Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine
Died25 September 2003 (aged 67)
New York Ceety, Unitit States
EddicationPrinceton Varsity
Hauf-marrae(s)Mariam C. Said
Era20t-century filosofie
RegionWastren filosofie
SchuilPostcolonialism, postmodrenism
Notable ideas
Occidentalism, Orientalism, the Ither

ReferencesEedit

  1. William D. Hart (2000). "Preliminary remarks". Edward Said and the Religious Effects of Culture. Cambridge University Press. p. 15. ISBN 9780521778107.
  2. Ned Curthoys, Debjani Ganguly, ed. (2007). Edward Said: The Legacy of a Public Intellectual. Academic Monographs. p. 27. ISBN 9780522853575.
  3. Robert Young, White Mythologies: Writing History and the West, New York & London: Routledge, 1990.