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The existential fiction of Ayi Kwei Armah, Albert Camus, and Jean-Paul Sartre

Author: Tommie Lee Jackson
Publisher: Lanham : University Press of America, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Existentialism is a philosophy that thrives in extreme situations. This book shows the angst of the artist and the need for revolt to combat the despair which comes from recognition of his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Ayi Kwei Armah; Albert Camus; Jean-Paul Sartre; Ayi Kwei Armah; Albert Camus; Jean-Paul Sartre; Ayi Kwei Armah; Jean-Paul Sartre; Albert Camus; Ayi Kwei Armah; Albert Camus; Jean-Paul Sartre
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tommie Lee Jackson
ISBN: 0761803769 9780761803768
OCLC Number: 34633367
Description: xx, 149 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Tommie L. Jackson.

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