European Modernity and the Arab Mediterranean: Toward a New Philology and a Counter-Orientalism
328 pages | 6 x 9
Cloth 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4241-6 | $65.00 | £42.50
Mallette examines Orientalist philology in southern Europe produced between the mid-nineteenth and mid-twentieth century. Focusing on Italy, Spain, and Malta, she conducts close comparative readings of a wide range of philological narratives to reveal the influences Arab and Islamic traditions have had on the development of modern European culture.
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