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Looking at Each Other… Russia and Arab World: Mutual Perception. (Collection of Articles.) Looking at Each Other… Russia and Arab World: Mutual Perception. (Collection of Articles.)

Looking at Each Other… Russia and Arab World: Mutual Perception. (Collection of Articles.)

Еditor: Irina Smilianskaya
Compilator: Natalya Romanova, Irina Smilianskaya, Aleksandr Filonik

Moskva, 2013, 482 pages

ISBN: 978-5-89282-515-3

Using the materials of Russian-Arabic relations, the authors of the book consider the problem of mutual perception, or intussusception of “The Other”. The researches are based on the theory and methodology of scientific discipline – imagology. The problem is examined in historical and political perspective and includes the subjects of the notion – “the image of the Other”, factors, influencing on its formation, the significance of ethnophycological stereotypes, semantics of the notions, which transfer emotional attitude to the Other, the influence on interrelations of inadequate perception and hopes from each other, formation of “image of the enemy” and using it in policy, cultural communications of national character, etc. The researches are based on a wide circle of Russian and Arabic sources and field materials.

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