9 edition of The growth of the African novel found in the catalog.
|Series||Studies in African literature|
|LC Classifications||PR9344 .P3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||338 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||338|
|ISBN 10||043591801X, 0435918028|
|LC Control Number||79023244|
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An Erziehungsroman ("education novel") focuses on training and formal schooling, while a Künstlerroman ("artist novel") is about the development of an artist and shows a growth of the self.
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As George Joseph notes in his chapter on African literature in Understanding Contemporary Africa, whereas European views of literature often stressed a separation of art and content, African awareness is inclusive.The growth of the African novel / Eustace Palmer Heinemann London ; Exeter, N.H Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.
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