What Fanon Said : A Philosophical Introduction to His Life and Thought.

Challenging the notion of theory as white and experience as black, Lewis Gordon here offers a philosophical portrait of the thought and life of the Martinican-turned-Algerian revolutionary psychiatrist and philosopher Frantz Fanon as an example of "living thought" against the legacies of c...

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Main Author: Gordon, Lewis R.
Other Authors: Dayan-Herzbrun, Sonia., Cornell, Drucilla.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : Fordham University Press, 2015.
Series:Just Ideas Ser.
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Summary:Challenging the notion of theory as white and experience as black, Lewis Gordon here offers a philosophical portrait of the thought and life of the Martinican-turned-Algerian revolutionary psychiatrist and philosopher Frantz Fanon as an example of "living thought" against the legacies of colonialism and racism, and thereby shows the continued relevance and importance of his ideas.
Physical Description:1 online resource (216 pages)
ISBN:9780823266111