Synopses & Reviews
Subtitled "How The Media And The Experts Determine How We See The Rest Of The World". Said argues the media have produced a misleading and simplified image of Muslims and Islam following the crisis in the Middle East, based on ignorance, inaccuracy and prejudice. From the author of "Culture And Imperialism."
A penetrating look at the way in which experts, policy-makers and the media have dealt with the crisis in Iran and the Middle East. With examples, Said demonstrates that the government-business establishment has produced a portrait of Islam and Muslims based on ignorance, inaccuracy and prejudice.