The colonizer and the colonized

Front Cover
Beacon Press, Jan 1, 1967 - Political Science - 153 pages
24 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Review: The Colonizer and the Colonized

User Review  - Joy Galston - Goodreads

One of the things that endeared this book to me was Memmi's placement of himself, in this book, as a colonized person who identifies with the colonizer. It takes the judgement out of it. The fact that ... Read full review

Review: The Colonizer and the Colonized

User Review  - Mark Nangle - Goodreads

Albert Memmi has written a detailed portrait of two groups of people and the relationship they share. It is a moving account as well as being educational and theoretical. His descriptions are vivid ... Read full review


Does the colonial exist?
The colonizer who refuses
The colonizer who accepts

3 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1967)

Albert Memmi was born in Tunis in 1920. He has taught philosophy both in Tunis and Paris. Professor of English and Chester D. Tripp Professor in the Humanities at the University of Chicago, Homi K. Bhabha is the author of The Location of Culture.

Bibliographic information