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Author Moumni, Omar.

Title Ruptures in the Western Empire [electronic resource] : White Female Captives and Cinematic Orientalism.

Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2012.

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Description 1 online resource (148 pages)
Summary First encounters between the east and the west in the Mediterranean are important instances in history. They are the source of constructing a myth and history that has depended much on literary and cultural productions. This book investigates this history by dwelling on issues of white female captives in Moorish Thralldom and their representation in western cinema to realize the way the stories of those Christian female captives have been used and abused by their nations to achieve imperialis ...
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents TABLE OF CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CONCLUSION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX.
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Subject Women in motion pictures.
East and West in motion pictures.
History in motion pictures.
Captivity in motion pictures.
Mediterranean Region -- In motion pictures.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Moumni, Omar. Ruptures in the Western Empire : White Female Captives and Cinematic Orientalism. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©2012 9781443841627
ISBN 9781443845786 (electronic bk.)
1443845787 (electronic bk.)
9781299645615 (MyiLibrary)
1299645615 (MyiLibrary)
9781443841627 (hardback)
1443841625 (hardback)