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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The resuscitation of the native culture helps to rekindle what?
2. Fanon suggests that those who refuse to get involved are what?
3. Fanon argues that the post-colonial middle class identifies too closely with what group?
4. The true native art begins to grow when the artist address whom?
5. What country installed a fascist government after its revolution?
Short Essay Questions
1. How can nations bypass the problems that may occur after the revolution?
2. What does Fanon say about the comparison between blacks in the United States with those in Africa? How are they similar and different?
3. How does the discovery of one's own indigenous culture affect the artist or writers?
4. When can the beginnings of an authentic African culture begin?
5. What things threaten the delicate veneer of national consciousness?
6. What does the native artist or writer discover? What do they learn?
7. What happens to the national political party and the militants who started the revolution?
8. According to Fanon, why is there a danger that national unity will disintegrate?
9. What do the people do when they realize the leader's true motives? What does the leader do?
10. Why can't the new middle class expect to serve as the intermediary between international corporations and the native population?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What factors pose a threat to the revolutionary movement? What obstacles does the movement have to overcome in order to be successful? Why do these factors or obstacles present a problem for the movement?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the phases that the native population goes through from a colonial society to a post-colonial society. How do people feel about rebellion at these different stages? Give specific examples from the book to describe the movement to a post-colonial society.
Essay Topic 3
What challenges does the national revolutionary political party and rebel leaders face once they overthrow colonialism? What obstacles does the middle class present in these changes? Why?
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