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Colonial fantasies

towards a feminist reading of Orientalism

by Meyda Yeğenoğlu

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, U.K, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist literary criticism,
  • East and West in literature,
  • Exoticism in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-175) and index.

    StatementMeyda Yeğenoğlu.
    SeriesCambridge cultural social studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN98.W64 Y45 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 182p. ;
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL679150M
    ISBN 10052148233X, 0521626587
    LC Control Number97025638

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