The Resource Literature and development in North Africa : the modernizing mission, Perri Giovannucci

Literature and development in North Africa : the modernizing mission, Perri Giovannucci

Label
Literature and development in North Africa : the modernizing mission
Title
Literature and development in North Africa
Title remainder
the modernizing mission
Statement of responsibility
Perri Giovannucci
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A critique of modern development may be traced in the postcolonial and anti-colonial literature about North Africa. Works by Fanon, Camus, Djebar, Mahfouz, El Saadawi, Said, and others, offer a window upon contemporary modernization and related issues of identity, independence, and social justice
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
892.7/09961
Index
index present
LC call number
PJ8390.A355
LC item number
G56 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Literary criticism and cultural theory
Label
Literature and development in North Africa : the modernizing mission, Perri Giovannucci
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-240) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Modernization and its discontents -- North Africa and the anti-colonial critics : Fanon, Memmi, Sartre, Camus -- Camus, Djebar, and the "non-color" of nonviolence -- Paris on the Nile, Egypt on the plantation : development after Muhammad Ali -- Letters of a lost generation : Alhadeff, Aciman, Said, Durrell, Mahfouz -- The radical surgery of a woman doctor : Nawal el Saadawi -- conclusion
Control code
ocn218401523
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415958189
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b36987165
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)218401523
  • taylor0203928083

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