Colonialism in Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apar

Colonialism in Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apar

by Louise Hawker
     
 

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This title offers an in-depth examination of colonialism as presented in Chinua Achebe's novel Things Fall Apart, as well as contemporary perspectives on this issue. Discussions include the use of language to convey status and power, the clash of Igbo and European cultures, the loss of personal identity, and the different faces of neo-colonialism.

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This title offers an in-depth examination of colonialism as presented in Chinua Achebe's novel Things Fall Apart, as well as contemporary perspectives on this issue. Discussions include the use of language to convey status and power, the clash of Igbo and European cultures, the loss of personal identity, and the different faces of neo-colonialism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780737746501
Publisher:
Greenhaven Publishing
Publication date:
04/23/2010
Series:
Social Issues in Literature Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
15 - 17 Years

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