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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 new middle class that occurs is what, according to Fanon?
2. Where should the new government be seated?
3. How do the colonialists respond to the first demands for equality and dignity?
4. What remains after colonialism ends?
5. Fanon says that the leaders of the party in an underdeveloped country should live where?
Short Essay Questions
1. What things threaten the delicate veneer of national consciousness?
2. Why is there not a single black culture in the world?
3. Why do new cultural forms emerge?
4. How does the new middle class treat the farm workers?
5. Why is a uniform national prosperity far from a reality?
6. How does the Arab world demonstrate the awaking of culture? What happened?
7. How can the people of Africa avoid the disintegration of national unity and the threat from the bourgeoisie?
8. How does the discovery of one's own indigenous culture affect the artist or writers?
9. Why does the colonial power implement programs and reforms? What should the rebels realize about these?
10. What is the new petty bourgeoisie like?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why is native culture an important part of the revolution against colonialism? What changes have to take place among native artists? Why do you think native art is repressed under colonialism?
Essay Topic 2
Fanon argues that colonial society is a sick society. Why does he argue this? What facts does he use to back up this argument? Do you agree or disagree with him? Why?
Essay Topic 3
According to Fanon, what is a colonial society like? Use examples from the book to help describe Fanon's view of colonial societies. What effects do colonial societies have on the citizens? Why are these consequences seen?
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