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Orientalism

A term coined by Edward Said in his magisterial work Orientalism. "Orientalism” is a way of seeing that imagines, emphasizes, exaggerates and distorts differences of Arab peoples and cultures as [...]

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othering

Postcolonial Concepts: othering othering is the practice of representing and defining the colonized natives as inferior to their European counterparts. The term was coined by Gayatri Spivak and is used [...]

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