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India : the seductive and seduced "other" of German orientalism

Author: Kamakshi P Murti
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats
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Challenges the Germans' claim to an encounter with India projected on a spiritual plane of communion between "kindred spirits" and shows that such supposed apolitical encounters are strategies of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kamakshi P Murti
ISBN: 0313308578 9780313308574
OCLC Number: 231868177
Description: 149 Seiten : Illustrationen.
Contents: Preface Uses and Abuses of the "Aryan Myth" Inventing the Orient: The Discursive Alliance Between Philosopher, Historian, and Fiction Writer Excavating the "Indian" Mind: The Intersection of Gender and Race in the "Scientific" Discourses of the Indologist and the Anthropologist Empowering the Self: The Traveler and Her Quest "Ob Die Weiber Menschen Sind" - Are Women Human? The Travails of Missionaries and "Prophets" The Eternal Recurrence of the Orientalist: Gunter Grass Zunge Zeigen Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Kamakshi P. Murti.

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