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Frantz Fanon

Fraser, Robert (2005). Frantz Fanon. In: Poddar, Prem and Johnson, David eds. A Historical Companion to Postcolonial Literatures in English. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, pp. 152–154.

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A biographical account of this Martinique-born psychiatrist, writer and revolutionary gadfly (1925-61), and an estimate both of his influence (especially on the Algerian War of Liberation) and of his shortcomings.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-7486-1855-4, 978-0-7486-1855-2
Keywords: Fanon; psychiatry; Existentialism; Martinique; Algeria; Sartre
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 7339
Depositing User: Robert Fraser
Date Deposited: 04 Apr 2007
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 10:00
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