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Published by Earthscan in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Native races,
  • Colonies,
  • Africa -- Colonization

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Albert Memmi ; translated by Howard Greenfeld ; introduced by Jean-Paul Sartre ; new introduction by Liam O"Dowd.
SeriesEarthscan Library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT31
The Physical Object
Pagination219p. ;
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18564908M
ISBN 101853830704
OCLC/WorldCa20798685

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This book is a good exploration on the subject of the relationship between the colonizer and the Colonized, and explores many concepts found in other works, such as Sartre's Existentialism is a Humanism, Cesaire's "Discourse on Colonialism", and Fanon's "The Wretched of the Earth" and "Black Skin, White Masks"/5(50). Albert Memmi's book is a nauseating condemnation of the colonial system by way of two opposing portraits: Colonizer and Colonized, both convincingly fleshed out and sympathised for due to Memmi's having been a Tunisian Jew when the country was still a French colony, giving him a unique perspective on both sides of the glass/5. The Colonizer and the Colonized: Author: Albert Memmi: Edition: reprint: Publisher: Earthscan, ISBN: , Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Report ; Share. Twitter Facebook.

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The Colonizer and the Colonized (lang-fr|Portrait du colonisé, précédé par Portrait du colonisateur) is a well-known nonfiction book of Albert Memmi, published in French in and first published in an English translation in The work explores and describes the psychological effects of colonialism on colonized and colonizers alike. Summary Of Albert Memmi's The Colonizer And The Colonized. Words6 Pages. In The Colonizer and the Colonized, Albert Memmi’s essential argument is that the collapse of colonialism is inevitable. According to Memmi, there are only two answers for the colonized to disrupt the system of oppression. The two possible “solutions” are assimilation and revolt. Albert Memmi's book is a nauseating condemnation of the colonial system by way of two opposing portraits: Colonizer and Colonized, both convincingly fleshed out and sympathised for due to Memmi's having been a Tunisian Jew when the country was still a French colony, giving him a unique perspective on both sides of the glass. The Colonizer and the Colonized. Nearly 40 years after its first publication in French this collection of Sartre's writings on colonialism remains a supremely powerful and relevant polemical work. Over a series of thirteen essays Sartre brings the full force of his remarkable intellect relentlessly to bear on his own country's conduct in Algeria and by extension the West's conduct in the Third World in general.5/5(2).