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From the Outer World

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674326408

Publication Date: 03/25/1997

Short

512 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

World

  • Introduction
  • 1. A Monotony of Multitudes (1924) [Rabindranath Tagore]
  • 2. Looking for Work (1920s) [J. B. Murray]
  • 3. Among the Migrants (1930s) [Carlos Bulosan]
  • 4. Education as a Way Up (1934) [Nnamdi Azikiwe]
  • 5. Cultural Strains (1934) [No-Yong Park]
  • 6. World without Ghosts (1943) [Fei Xiaotong]
  • 7. Being Poor in America (1940s) [Mbonu Ojike]
  • 8. Chinatown (1945) [Chiang Yee]
  • 9. The American Character (1949) [Abbas Masudi]
  • 10. Fundamentalism (1949) [Sayyid Qutb]
  • 11. Power and Patriotism (1951) [Hidesaburo Kurushima]
  • 12. Encounters with Racism (1957) [Kwame Nkrumah]
  • 13. Glimpses of Urban Life (1962) [Manuel Zapata Olivella]
  • 14. Vedanta Plaza (1964) [R. K. Narayan]
  • 15. Child-Rearing and National Character (1968) [Sotokichi Katsuizumi]
  • 16. Measures of Affluence (1963) [Hanoch Bartov]
  • 17. Harlem (1965) [Nat Nakasa]
  • 18. Food in America (1970) [Liang Shiqiu]
  • 19. Hollywood Yoga (1977) [Khwaja Ahmad Abbas]
  • 20. In the Backwoods (1977) [Choong Soon Kim]
  • 21. Living Habits (1978) [Wang Ruoshui]
  • 22. Youth (1979) [Xiao Qian]
  • 23. New Societies (1979) [Fei Xiaotong]
  • 24. Spacious Yet Confining (1982) [Liu Binyan]
  • 25. A Massive Society (1983) [Karima Kamal]
  • 26. Choosing How to Live (1984) [Liu Zongren]
  • 27. Outcasts of the Western World (1985) [Octavio Paz]
  • 28. Life by the Clock (1989) [Abdul Hamid]
  • 29. The Contradictions of Modernity (1990) [Aftab Iqbal]
  • 30. Undisciplined Youth (1993) [Jide Nzelibe]
  • 31. Survivals (1989) [V. S. Naipaul]
  • Sources
  • Acknowledgments

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