The Wretched of the Earth

The Wretched of the Earth
A Book

by Frantz Fanon

  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic
  • Release : 1963
  • Pages : 316
  • ISBN : 9780802150837
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Investigates the role of violence in social change, as reflected in its use by colonized peoples to achieve the liberation of the Third World

The Wretched of the Earth

The Wretched of the Earth
A Book

by Frantz Fanon

  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
  • Release : 2007-12-01
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780802198853
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Frantz Fanon was one of the twentieth century’s most important theorists of revolution, colonialism, and racial difference, and this, his masterwork, is a classic alongside Orientalism and The Autobiography of Malcolm X. The Wretched of the Earth is a brilliant analysis of the psychology of the colonized and their path to liberation. Bearing singular insight into the rage of colonized peoples and the role of violence in historical change, the book also incisively attacks postindependence disenfranchisement of the masses by the elite on one hand, and intertribal and interfaith animosities on the other. A veritable handbook of social reorganization for leaders of emerging nations, The Wretched of the Earth has had a major impact on civil rights, anticolonialism, and black-consciousness movements around the world. This new translation updates its language for a new generation of readers and its lessons are more vital now than ever.

Meditations on Frantz Fanon's Wretched of the Earth

Meditations on Frantz Fanon's Wretched of the Earth
New Afrikan Revolutionary Writings

by James Yaki Sayles

  • Publisher : Kersplebedeb
  • Release : 2010-05
  • Pages : 410
  • ISBN : 9781989701010
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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'This exercise is about more than our desire to read and understand Wretched (as if it were about some abstract world, and not our own); it's about more than our need to understand (the failures of) the anti-colonial struggles on the African continent. This exercise is also about us, and about some of the things that We need to understand and to change in ourselves and our world.'-James Yaki SaylesOne of those who eagerly picked up Fanon in the 60s, who carried out armed expropriations and violence against white settlers, Sayles reveals how, behind the image of Fanon as race thinker, there is an underlying reality of antiracist communist thought.

Fanon

Fanon
Collective Ethics and Humanism

by Vivaldi Jean-Marie

  • Publisher : Peter Lang
  • Release : 2007
  • Pages : 165
  • ISBN : 9781433100628
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Fanon: Collective Ethics and Humanism is an exegetical account of Fanon's Wretched of the Earth. By inviting the reader to carefully reconsider Fanon's final book, Vivaldi Jean-Marie facilitates its academic incorporation in the study of important books of the twentieth century and guides first-time readers and scholars to a greater appreciation of Fanon's work. Fanon: Collective Ethics and Humanism is crucial reading for any study of Fanon, colonialism and post-colonialism, and cultural studies.

Frantz Fanon and Emancipatory Social Theory

Frantz Fanon and Emancipatory Social Theory
A View from the Wretched

by Anonim

  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release : 2019-10-01
  • Pages : 324
  • ISBN : 9004409203
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Frantz Fanon and Emancipatory Social Theory: A View from the Wretched, is a collection of essays engaged in a future-oriented remembrance of the emancipatory work of one of the most influential revolutionary social theorists: Frantz Fanon.

Fanon For Beginners

Fanon For Beginners
A Book

by Wyrick PhD, Deborah

  • Publisher : For Beginners, LLC
  • Release : 2014-09-09
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1934389870
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Philosopher, psychoanalyst, politician, propagandist, prophet...although difficult to categorize, Frantz Fanon (1925--1961) is one of the most important thinkers of the 20th century and one of our most powerful writers on race and revolution. The book opens with a biography, following Fanon from his birthplace of Martinique through combat in World War II and education in France, to his heroic involvement in the fights for Algerian independence and African decolonization. After a brief discussion of Fanon's political and cultural influences, the main section of the book covers the three principal stages of Fanon's thought: the Search for Black Identity, as presented in Black Skin, White Masks, Fanon's stunning diagnosis of racism the Struggle Against Colonialism, as explained in A Dying Colonialism and Toward the African Revolution, essays centering on Algeria's war of independence the Process of Decolonization, as analyzed in The Wretched of the Earth, the book that extended insights gained in Algeria to Africa and the Third World Fanon For Beginners concludes by examining Fanon's influence on political practice, such as the Black Power Movement in the United States, on literary theory, and on political studies showing how his works and words continue to have a profound impact on contemporary cultural debate.

The Fanon Reader

The Fanon Reader
A Book

by Frantz Fanon

  • Publisher : Pluto Press (UK)
  • Release : 2006
  • Pages : 206
  • ISBN : 9780745315607
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Frantz Fanon is a key figure in postcolonial and cultural studies. Born in 1925 on the French Caribbean island of Martinique, he passionately identified with Algeria's struggle for independence against the French. He became the leading voice in black liberationist writing. With the publication of this book, it is now possible to access all his important writings in one source.The Fanon Reader features extracts from each of Fanon's major works including Black Skin, White Masks, Studies in a Dying Colonialism, Toward the African Revolution and The Wretched of the Earth. Haddour contextualises Fanon -- the man and his work -- and provides a comprehensive summary of critical perspectives on his writings.This fully rounded critical introduction to Fanon's work will appeal to students and teachers in postcolonial studies, cultural studies, political theory, psychoanalysis, literary theory, race studies and anyone interested in the life and writings of one of the world's foremost pioneers of black liberation.

Alienation and Freedom

Alienation and Freedom
A Book

by Frantz Fanon

  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 2018-04-19
  • Pages : 816
  • ISBN : 1474250246
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Since the publication of The Wretched of the Earth in 1961, Fanon's work has been deeply significant for generations of intellectuals and activists from the 60s to the present day. Alienation and Freedom collects together unpublished works comprising around half of his entire output – which were previously inaccessible or thought to be lost. This book introduces audiences to a new Fanon, a more personal Fanon and one whose literary and psychiatric works, in particular, take centre stage. These writings provide new depth and complexity to our understanding of Fanon's entire oeuvre revealing more of his powerful thinking about identity, race and activism which remain remarkably prescient. Shedding new light on the work of a major 20th-century philosopher, this disruptive and moving work will shape how we look at the world.

The Future of Aid

The Future of Aid
Global Public Investment

by Jonathan Glennie

  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2020-11-29
  • Pages : 140
  • ISBN : 1000261166
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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International cooperation has never been more needed, but the current system of “aid” is outdated and ineffective. The Future of Aid calls for a wholesale restructuring of the aid project, a totally new approach fit for the challenges of the 21st century: Global Public Investment. Across the world, billions of people are struggling to get by in unequal and unsustainable societies, and international public finance, which should be part of the answer, is woefully deficient. Engagingly written by a well-known expert in the field, The Future of Aid calls for a series of paradigm shifts. From a narrow focus on poverty to a broader attack on inequality and sustainability. From seeing international public money as a temporary last resort, to valuing it as a permanent force for good. From North-South transfers to a collective effort, with all paying in and all benefitting. From outdated post-colonial institutions to representative decision-making. From the othering and patronising language of “foreign aid”, to the empowering concept of Global Public Investment. Ten years ago, in The Trouble with Aid, Jonathan Glennie highlighted the dangers of aid dependency and the importance of looking beyond aid. Now he calls for a revolution in the way that we think about the role of public money to back up our ambitious global objectives. In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, it is time for a new era of internationalism.

Frantz Fanon and the Future of Cultural Politics

Frantz Fanon and the Future of Cultural Politics
Finding Something Different

by Anthony C. Alessandrini

  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 2014-07-01
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0739172298
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This book examines how the work of a revolutionary writer such as Frantz Fanon might be best appropriated for contemporary political and cultural issues. Reviewing the field of “Fanon studies” in relation to his contemporaries as well as modern contexts, this book will be of interest to scholars and students across a wide range of disciplines.

Fanon and the Decolonization of Philosophy

Fanon and the Decolonization of Philosophy
A Book

by Elizabeth A. Hoppe,Tracey Nicholls

  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 2010-03-08
  • Pages : 298
  • ISBN : 0739141279
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Fanon and the Decolonization of Philosophy explores the range of ways in which Frantz Fanon's decolonization theory can reveal new answers to perennial philosophical questions and new paths to social justice. The aim is to show not just that Fanon's thought remains philosophically relevant, but that it is relevant to an even wider range of philosophical issues than has previously been realized. The essays in this book are written by both renowned Fanon scholars and new scholars who are emerging as experts in aspects of Fanonian thought as diverse as humanistic psychiatry, the colonial roots of racial violence and marginalization, and decolonizing possibilities in law, academia, and tourism. In addition to examining philosophical concerns that arise from political decolonization movements, many of the essays turn to the discipline of philosophy itself and take up the challenge of suggesting ways that philosophy might liberate itself from colonial_and colonizing_assumptions. This collection will be useful to those interested in political theory, feminist theory, existentialism, phenomenology, Africana studies, and Caribbean philosophy. Its Fanon-inspired vision of social justice is endorsed in the foreword by his daughter, Mireille Fanon-Mend_s France, a noted human rights defender in the French-speaking world.

Everyday Border Struggles

Everyday Border Struggles
Segregation and Solidarity in the UK and Calais

by Thom Tyerman

  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2021-07-30
  • Pages : 206
  • ISBN : 1000375951
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This book examines everyday borders in the UK and Calais as sites of ethical political struggle between segregation and solidarity. In an age of mobility, borders appear to be everywhere. Encountered more and more in our everyday lives, borders locally enact global divisions and inequalities of power, wealth, and identity. Critically examining everyday borders in the UK and Calais, Tyerman shows them to be sites of ethical political struggle. From the Calais ‘jungle’ to the UK’s ‘hostile environment’, it shows how borders are carried out through practices of everyday segregation that make life for some but not others unliveable. At the same time, it reveals the practices of everyday solidarity with which people on the move confront these segregating borders. This book sheds light on the complex ways borders entrench themselves in our lives, the complicity of ordinary people in their enactment, and the seductive power they continue to assert over our political imaginations. Of general interest to scholars and students working on issues of migration, borders, citizenship, and security in international politics, sociology, and philosophy this book will also appeal to practitioners in areas of migrant rights, asylum advocacy, anti-detention or deportation campaigning, human rights, direct democracy, and community organising.

Victory Over the Self Centered Life - Teacher's Manual PDF

Victory Over the Self Centered Life - Teacher's Manual PDF
A Book

by Dr. Paul Caram

  • Publisher : Zion Christian Publishers
  • Release : 2020-01-23
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 1596657170
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This teacher manual is based on Dr. Paul Caram’s book Victory Over the Self Centered Life, which is for those who long to have victory over self. We are our own worst enemy. Since the fall of mankind from his place in the Garden of Eden, man’s greatest enemy has been his corrupted nature within his own heart. In his study on obtaining true victory over the self-centered life, Dr. Caram will show that the ultimate plan of God is to give us a new heart, free from the prison of the self-life. By putting on the mind of Christ, through humility and meekness, we can enter into the glorious liberty that is promised to the sons and daughters of God.

Gender, Sexuality and Identities of the Borderlands

Gender, Sexuality and Identities of the Borderlands
Queering the Margins

by Suzanne Clisby

  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2020-05-26
  • Pages : 228
  • ISBN : 0429877471
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Drawing on border thinking, postcolonial and transnational feminisms, and queer theory, Gender, Sexuality and Identities of the Borderlands brings an intersectional feminist and queer lens to understandings of borderlands, liminality, and lives lived at the margins of socio-cultural and sexual normativities. Bringing together new and contemporary interdisciplinary research from across diverse global contexts, this collection explores the lived experiences of what Gloria Anzaldúa might have called ‘threshold people’, people who live among and in-between different worlds. While it is often challenging, difficult, and even dangerous, inhabiting marginal spaces, living at the borders of socio-cultural, religious, sexual, ethnic, or gendered norms can create possibilities for developing unique ways of seeing and understanding the worlds within which we live. This collection casts a spotlight on the margins, those ‘queer spaces’ in literary, cinematic, and cultural borderlands; postcolonial and transnational feminist perspectives on movement and migration; and critical analyses of liminal lives within and between socio-cultural borders. Each chapter within this unique book brings a critical insight into diverse global human experiences in the 21st Century.

A Dying Colonialism

A Dying Colonialism
A Book

by Frantz Fanon

  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
  • Release : 1994-01-14
  • Pages : 181
  • ISBN : 9780802150271
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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An incisive and illuminating account of how, during the Algerian Revolution, the people of Algeria changed centuries-old cultural patterns and embraced certain ancient cultural practices long derided by their colonialist oppressors as primitive, in order to destroy those same oppressors. Fanon uses the fifth year of the Algerian Revolution as a point of departure for an explication of the inevitable dynamics of colonial oppression.

OSSREA Bulletin

OSSREA Bulletin
A Tri-annual Publication of the Organisation for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2007
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Research in African Literatures

Research in African Literatures
A Book

by Anonim

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2006
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Despite this Loss

Despite this Loss
Essays on Culture, Memory, and Identity in Newfoundland and Labrador

by Elizabeth Yeoman,Ursula Anne Margaret Kelly

  • Publisher : ISER Books
  • Release : 2010
  • Pages : 274
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This collection includes a variety of forms - art, photography, personal narrative, translation and cross disciplinary scholarly essay - to discuss many levels and kinds of loss: cultural assimilation and change, environmental devastation, language loss, personal and collective losses, community tragedies, and a loss of continuity and sense of home and place. The book as a whole considers the impact of these losses and their relationship to culture, memory, and identity. As part of this consideration, Despite This Loss celebrates and supports new and established lines of inquiry into the structures of feeling that constitute place and belonging. The collection includes work by a new generation of cultural workers whose claims to and dreams for this place hold promise and provide a vibrant and provocative array of perspectives on cultural loss.

Colonialism and Neocolonialism

Colonialism and Neocolonialism
A Book

by Jean-Paul Sartre

  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 2001
  • Pages : 200
  • ISBN : 9780415191463
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Sartre's classic critique of France's policies in Algeria in the 1950s and 1960s appears in English for the first time. It had an important impact on the war itself and on French intellectual life.

A Fine Madness

A Fine Madness
A Book

by Mashingaidze Gomo,Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2010
  • Pages : 174
  • ISBN : 9780956240132
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A Fine Madness gives an insider's perspective on the nature of war and the effect on African identities, filling a longstanding gap in the literature of Africa. Gomo combines powerful prose and poetry to reflect on Zimbabwe's struggle for independence. This first novel portrays a warrior who fights in places where the battlefronts keep changing but the enemy remains the same - and foreign influences continue to dictate the direction of his and Africa's future. Where Joseph Conrad saw darkness and death in his Heart of Darkness (set in the Congo of 1902), Gomo's narrative recounts a soldier's recent experiences of war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and documents the suffering of the victims of a bigger continual imperial war over Africa's resources - but this time the victims are recognizable as still human, loving and lovable. Gomo's work is already being compared to African classics such as Franz Fanon's The Wretched of the Earth, Aime Cesaire's Discourse on Colonialism and Okot p'Bitek's Song of Lawino, Song of Ocol. -- Book Jacket.