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Edward Said Pol-Soc Podcast Quiz
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1. Said was born in which country (for which he remained a passionate advocate until his death)?
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2. He described a process where groups of people are artificially divided into "Us" and "Them". What single word is used to describe this process? (O___________)
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3. What term (the title of his famous book of 1978) is used to describe how the 'West' has looked at the 'East'? It is a way of seeing that imagines, emphasizes, exaggerates and distorts differences of Arab peoples and cultures as compared to that of Europe and the U.S.
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4. Which of the following descriptions would you NOT expect to see in an 'Orientalist' text? (select 2)
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5. Which major world event was the short term cause that made Edward Said think about how the West views the East
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6. "Cultural Relativism" is the idea that:
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7. After the "Oklahoma Bombing" in 1995, Said wrote a book about how Muslims are treated (and stereotyped) in the Media. What was the name of that book?
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8. Said was a MAJOR critic of Samuel Huntington. What phrase did he use to describe Huntington's 'Clash of Civilizations' idea
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9. What is a 'Public Intellectual'?
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10. Edward Said was one of the founders of something called "Post-Colonial Studies". What does this involve?
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