Unformatted text preview: them and this violence against Muslims and Arabs continues to go on. Orientalism is the act of seeing people today as their ancestors were. People who look at Muslims and Arabs see the history of those people. Orientalism turns a persons perception around and after that the person does not see a change in their behavior, this then causes the person to believe that since Arabs were violent then, they should still be violent today. They can correct people when they hear them say something bias, but they have to correct them in a harmless way. They can speak to people that have been discriminated against and help others see nothing is wrong. They can also treat everyone equally and that will keep people from being prejudicial toward them....
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- Spring '08
- Islam, Arabs, Northern Africa