As a whole terms, orientalism is a racist discourse based upon an ontological and epistemological distinction made between ‘the Orient’ and ‘the Occident’; the fundamental difference between East and western.

As a whole terms, orientalism is a racist discourse based upon an ontological and epistemological distinction made between ‘the Orient’ and ‘the Occident’; the fundamental difference between East and western. Historically, orientalism identifies a Western type of dominating, restructuring and authority that is having the Orient. Stated (1978, p. 73) argues ”the Orient for Europe …

As a whole terms, orientalism is a racist discourse based upon an ontological and epistemological distinction made between ‘the Orient’ and ‘the Occident’; the fundamental difference between East and western. Read More »