Fanon: The Postcolonial Imagination / Edition 1

Fanon: The Postcolonial Imagination / Edition 1

by Nigel Gibson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0745622615

ISBN-13: 9780745622613

Pub. Date: 07/07/2003

Publisher: Wiley

Frantz Fanon was a French psychiatrist turned Algerian revolutionary of Martinican origin, and one of the most important and controversial thinkers of the postwar period. A veritable "intellect on fire," Fanon was a radical thinker with original theories on race, revolution, violence, identity and agency.  See more details below

Overview

Frantz Fanon was a French psychiatrist turned Algerian revolutionary of Martinican origin, and one of the most important and controversial thinkers of the postwar period. A veritable "intellect on fire," Fanon was a radical thinker with original theories on race, revolution, violence, identity and agency.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745622613
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/07/2003
Series:
Key Contemporary Thinkers Series, #7
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

Abbreviations for Fanon’s Works.

Introduction.

1. The Racial Gaze: Black Slave, White Master.

2. Psychoanalysis and the Black’s Inferiority Complex.

3. Negritude and the Descent into a “Real Hell”.

4. Becoming Algerian.

5. Violent Concerns.

6. Radical Mutations: Toward a Fighting Culture.

7. Crossing the Dividing Line: Spontaneity and Organization.

8. Nationalism and a New Humanism.

Notes.

Bibliography.

Index

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