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Surname 1Name Institution Subject Date Orientalism by Edward SaidArguments for orientalism The book positions orientalism by defining the historical path of oriental sectors in theeast and presented by the writer from the west regarding the eastern cultures.(Said) TheseEastern cultures include cultural and literary studies, descriptions that are concerned with theprospects the practices in the East Asian region, Middle Eastern region and the South Asianregion. This term is mainly used in these description by the scholars in the study of art, imitationsand historians. The depictions that are involved in this articulation are positioned to the writers inart and historical depictions, artists and the designers. However, these entities involved in thedepictions are mainly from the west. In relation to the book, “Orientalism,” by Edward Said,there is a depiction of the aspect of orienting and relativities to ideologies that are involved.These relativities project the available aspects, which are combined with the ideologies of theinvolved designers, writers or artists to come up with particular explanations. (mashrabiyya)This study projects the arguments and the counter arguments of the aspect of orientalism.Orientalism in this book is depicted on the study of the political and historical inceptions,alongside the cultural views of the east. The implemented study and ideologies that are related inthe book project the induction in the west. The concerns of every aspect are therefore pointed outon the aspects of political, cultural and historical aspects of the east. The traces are formidable tothe west and positions of their denomination to the west. This is regardless of the practical
Surname 2essence of the practices with relation to politics as the binding factor of the historical relations.(Gordon et al.)There is no negativity that is projected on the adoptions of orientalism. This is because alarger percentage of the practices that depict orientalism in the book are bound to be positive.The writer is pleased and happy with the achievements of the westerners in the east. Thesearguments are positioned to a valued esteem that is dependent on the most appropriate depictionsof truth. He relates to the Eastern as the land that belongs to his ancestors. This implies that theeast is one area that is renowned with historical traces to the west and is still being adopted to thepresent. The practices in the west are therefore part of the aspects he considered part of thepeople of the west. This is however not what most of the individuals in the west advocate for.