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May 26 in history

451   Battle of Avarayr between Armenian rebels and the Sassanid Emire.

113 5 Alfonso VII of León and Castile was crowned in the Cathedral of Leon as… 904 kata lagi


Lady Mary Wortley Montagu and Immunization Advocacy

Today’s guest post is written by Lisa Rosner, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of History at Stockton University. Recent publications include The Anatomy Murders (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009) and… 1.550 kata lagi

History Of Medicine

Cultural Relativism: Views Subject to Individual Social Context

Inspiration for this Personal Summary comes from previous blog posts their lack of grounded textual evidence.

Over the course of these past five months that make up a students’ semester much knowledge has been exchanged amongst avid scholars. 572 kata lagi

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

Erasure of Women

The most important idea or theme throughout this semester follows a somewhat similar train of thought as my first blog summary however, because of the inclusion of narratives of people from Eastern countries being exposed to the West it reinforces a new angle. 354 kata lagi

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu


Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet;
In short, my deary, kiss me, and be quiet.

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu


The Inescapability of Orientalism: Reversing the Gaze does not Stop the Discourse REWRITE

I’tesamuddin’s narrative in and of itself does not seem to participate in the discourse of Orientalism. Orientalism concerns itself with the “othering” of Eastern culture, making it a spectacle to Western culture.

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Orientalism and the Resistance of it

While discussing the topics British literature mentions about the Middle East, one particular theme cannot go unmentioned. Orientalism or the apparent resistance of, takes front seat in the three texts we have read thus far. 388 kata lagi