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Albert Memmi

Portrait du colonisé. Portrait du colonisateur


«J'ai entrepris cet inventaire de la condition du Colonisé d'abord pour me comprendre moi-même et identifier ma place au milieu des autres hommes... Ce que j'avais décrit était le lot d'une multitude d'hommes à travers le monde. Je découvrais du même coup, en somme, que tous les colonisés se ressemblaient ; je devais constater par la suite que tous les opprimés se ressemblaient en quelque mesure.»

Et Sartre d'écrire : «Cet ouvrage sobre et clair se range parmi les "géométries passionnées" : son objectivité calme, c'est de la souffrance et de la colère dépassée.»

Cet essai est devenu un classique, dès sa parution en 1957 : il soulignait combien les conduites du colonisateur et du colonisé créent une relation fondamentale qui les conditionne l'un et l'autre.

Format: Paperback
Published: in France in 2002
Publisher: Gallimard
Pages: 162
Language: French
ISBN 13: 9782070419203
ISBN 10: 2070419207

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Portrait du colonisé. Portrait du colonisateur