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The Resource Rethinking orientalism : women, travel and the Ottoman harem, Reina Lewis

Rethinking orientalism : women, travel and the Ottoman harem, Reina Lewis

Label
Rethinking orientalism : women, travel and the Ottoman harem
Title
Rethinking orientalism
Title remainder
women, travel and the Ottoman harem
Statement of responsibility
Reina Lewis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Questioning the Western stereotype about the women of the Muslim harem, the author argues that, whilst Orientalist thinking has been challenged, the Western understanding of Middle Eastern culture remains limited
Cataloging source
BDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Reina
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS61.85
LC item number
.L49
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orientalism
  • Harem
  • Women travelers
Label
Rethinking orientalism : women, travel and the Ottoman harem, Reina Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-286)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Contested behaviours, gendered spaces
  • 6.
  • Dress acts : the shifting significance of clothes
  • Conclusion : commodification, time and nostalgia : the search for authenticity
  • 1.
  • Harem travellers
  • 2.
  • Empire, nation and culture
  • 3.
  • Harem : the limits of emancipation
  • 4.
  • Eroticised bodies : representing other women
Control code
b80019831262
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
297 p
Isbn
9781860647307
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Rethinking orientalism : women, travel and the Ottoman harem, Reina Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-286)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Contested behaviours, gendered spaces
  • 6.
  • Dress acts : the shifting significance of clothes
  • Conclusion : commodification, time and nostalgia : the search for authenticity
  • 1.
  • Harem travellers
  • 2.
  • Empire, nation and culture
  • 3.
  • Harem : the limits of emancipation
  • 4.
  • Eroticised bodies : representing other women
Control code
b80019831262
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
297 p
Isbn
9781860647307
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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