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The New Orientalists: Postmodern Representations of Islam from Foucault to Baudrillard. By Ian Almond
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The New Orientalists: Postmodern Representations of Islam from Foucault to Baudrillard. By Ian Almond. London: I.B. Tauris, 2007. Pp. 256. Pbk. ISBN: 978-1-84511-398-8. £17.99

Proponents of literary theories which are partially a product of the new political and social atmosphere of the last half of the 20th century have tried to set up a new relationship to modernism and modernity. That relationship included deconstruction of the hermetic systems of thought and turning to the “marginal” and “alternative”, and also the…

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Dženita Karić, “The New Orientalists: Postmodern Representations of Islam from Foucault to Baudrillard. By Ian Almond”, in: Yearbook of Muslims in Europe Online, Edited by: Oliver Scharbrodt, Samim Akgönül, Ahmet Alibašić, Jørgen S. Nielsen, Egdūnas Račius. Consulted online on 24 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2588-9737_YMEO_REV_03201010>
First published online: 2018



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