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    Contemporary Politics and Orientalist Thinking in the Light of Merleau-Ponty's Philosophy.Anna Petronella Fredlund - 2007 - The Proceedings of the Twenty-First World Congress of Philosophy 7:93-97.
    In this paper I examine the relevance of Maurice Merleau- Ponty's criticism of what he labels "objective thinking", in the light of contemporary political discussions. I compare his critique of the mutually exclusive categories of objective thinking, with Edward W. Said's analysis of Orientalism and its dichotomies between Orient and Occident as constitutive of highly material relationships of power. Especially after the 9.11 events, reasoning in terms of dichotomies between East and West, islam and civilization/freedom and so on has been (...)
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    Sara Heinämaa, Toward a Phenomenology of Sexual Difference: Husserl, Merleau-Ponty, Beauvoir, Lanham Rowman & Littlefield, 2003, 184 Pp. [REVIEW]Anna Petronella Fredlund - 2005 - SATS 6 (1):153-166.