Record:   Prev Next
Author Memmi, Albert
Title Portrait du décolonisé arabo-musulman et de quelques autres. English
Decolonization and the decolonized / Albert Memmi ; translated by Robert Bononno
Imprint Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2006
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  325 P8383 2006    AVAILABLE    30500101253477
 人文社會聯圖  JV51 .M4213 2006    AVAILABLE    30610020233037
Descript xiv, 148 p. ; 22 cm
Note "First published in France as Portrait du décolonisé: arabo-musulman et de quelques autres, copyright 2004 editions Gallimard, Paris."
Translated from the French
Includes bibliographical references
The new citizen -- The great disillusion - A paradoxical poverty - Corruption - Imposters and potentates - Tyrants, zealots, and soldiers - Diversions, excuses, and myths - A convenient conflict - The failure of the intellectuals - Fiction and reality - Cultural lethargy - The clerics' plot - From repression to violence - A nation born too late - Nations without law - A sick society - Going abroad -- The immigrant -- The blessings of exile - Failure twice over - A new refrain - The ghetto - Head scarves and metissage - Humiliation - From humiliation to resentment - The solidarity of the vanquished - Composite identity - Abandoning the myth of return - The immigrant's son - The zombie - From exclusion to delinquency - Questioning integration - Reciprocal dependence - The languors of Europe - Hope for the decolonized? - Toward a new world
Subject Postcolonialism -- Arab countries
Hybridity (Social sciences) -- Arab countries
Ethnopsychology -- Arab countries
National characteristics, Arab
Arab countries -- Emigration and immigration
Arabs -- Foreign countries
Alt Author Bononno, Robert
Record:   Prev Next