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Understanding Things fall apart
edited by Solomon O. Iyasere.

Understanding Things fall apart
selected essays and criticism

Published by Whitston Pub. Co. in Troy, N.Y .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Things fall apart : an African classic / by Solomon Iyasere
The mouth with which to tell their sufferings : the role of narrator and reader in Achebe's Things fall apart / by Angela Smith
The search for values theme in Chinua Achebe's novel, Things fall apart : a crisis of the soul / by Willene P. Taylor
Rhythm and narrative methods in Achebe's Things fall apart / by B. Eugene McCarthy
Narrative techniques in Things fall apart / Solomon O. Iyasere
The sphinx and the rough beast : linguistic struggle in Achebe's Things fall apart / by Julian N. Wasserman
Sophisticated primitivism : the syncretism of oral and literate modes in Achebe's Things fall apart / by Abdul Janmohamed
Okonkwo's walk : the choreography of Things fall apart / by Russell McDougall
Eternal sacred order versus conventional wisdom : a consideration of moral culpability in the killing of Ikemefuna in Things fall apart / by Damian Opata
Okonkwo's participation in the killing of his "son" in Chinua Achebe's Things fall apart : a study of ignoble decisiveness / by Solomon O. Iyasere.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [145]-151) and index.

Other Titles Things fall apart


Library of Congress PR9387.9.A3 Z93 1998

The Physical Object

Pagination 155 p. ;
Number of pages 155

ID Numbers

Open Library OL15455618M
ISBN 10 0878754334
LC Control Number 92064473
OCLC/WorldCat 38482166
Goodreads 90390


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April 16, 2010 Edited by bgimpertBot Added goodreads ID.
April 27, 2009 Edited by ImportBot add OCLC number
September 20, 2008 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Western Washington University MARC record.