The Approach of the Muslim 'Other' in the Western Media

Author:Alina Chesca
Position::Senior Lecturer, PhD, 'Danubius' University of Galati, Romania

The images of the other can be found everywhere in the Western civilization and undoubtedly, they have become part of the discourse of colonization. It must be admitted that the encounters between the Western world and the Islam have produced a portrayal of the Islamic religion and Muslim culture mostly in negative, unfair and self-serving ways. Considering that the literature approaching these... (see full summary)

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