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The Resource Islam, ethics, revolt : politics and piety in francophone West African and Maghreb narrative, Donald R. Wehrs

Islam, ethics, revolt : politics and piety in francophone West African and Maghreb narrative, Donald R. Wehrs

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Islam, ethics, revolt : politics and piety in francophone West African and Maghreb narrative
Title
Islam, ethics, revolt
Title remainder
politics and piety in francophone West African and Maghreb narrative
Statement of responsibility
Donald R. Wehrs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wehrs, Donald R
Dewey number
843/.9140938297
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ3980.5
LC item number
.W44 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West African literature (French)
  • North African literature (French)
  • Islam and literature
  • Islam and literature
  • Islam in literature
  • Decolonization in literature
Label
Islam, ethics, revolt : politics and piety in francophone West African and Maghreb narrative, Donald R. Wehrs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Ethical revolt in Islamic piety and novelistic discourse -- Gendering the subject and engendering the self: Mande acculturation, Islamic piety, and the forging of ethical identity in Camara Laye's L'enfant noir -- Islamic ethics, anticolonialism, and the perils of modernity and its repudiation: Cheikh Hamidou Kane's L'aventure ambiguë -- Modernity in revolt against Islam: Ouologuem's Le devoir de violence and Boudjedra's La Répudiation -- Political economy, cultural despair, and the crisis of the language of revolt: Kourouma's Les soleils des indépendances -- Incorporating the female subject: revolt, despair, and madness in Bâ's Un chant écarlate -- The "sensible," the maternal, and the ethical grounding of feminist Islamic discourse in Djebar's L'amour, la fantasia and Loin de Médine -- Requiem and rebirth: the language of Islamic ethical revolt in Djebar's Le blanc de l'Algérie -- Conclusion: Islamic ethical revolt in historical and philosophical context
Control code
212008993
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 279 pages
Isbn
9780739116494
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008006119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)212008993
Label
Islam, ethics, revolt : politics and piety in francophone West African and Maghreb narrative, Donald R. Wehrs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Ethical revolt in Islamic piety and novelistic discourse -- Gendering the subject and engendering the self: Mande acculturation, Islamic piety, and the forging of ethical identity in Camara Laye's L'enfant noir -- Islamic ethics, anticolonialism, and the perils of modernity and its repudiation: Cheikh Hamidou Kane's L'aventure ambiguë -- Modernity in revolt against Islam: Ouologuem's Le devoir de violence and Boudjedra's La Répudiation -- Political economy, cultural despair, and the crisis of the language of revolt: Kourouma's Les soleils des indépendances -- Incorporating the female subject: revolt, despair, and madness in Bâ's Un chant écarlate -- The "sensible," the maternal, and the ethical grounding of feminist Islamic discourse in Djebar's L'amour, la fantasia and Loin de Médine -- Requiem and rebirth: the language of Islamic ethical revolt in Djebar's Le blanc de l'Algérie -- Conclusion: Islamic ethical revolt in historical and philosophical context
Control code
212008993
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 279 pages
Isbn
9780739116494
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008006119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)212008993

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