Frantz Fanon

Frantz Fanon (, ; ; 20 July 1925 – 6 December 1961), also known as Ibrahim Frantz Fanon, was a French West Indian psychiatrist and political philosopher from the French colony of Martinique (today a French department), whose works are influential in the fields of post-colonial studies, critical theory and Marxism. As well as being an intellectual, Fanon was a political radical, Pan-Africanist, and Marxist humanist concerned with the psychopathology of colonization and the human, social, and cultural consequences of decolonization.

In the course of his work as a physician and psychiatrist, Fanon supported the Algerian War of Independence from France and was a member of the Algerian National Liberation Front. For more than five decades, the life and works of Frantz Fanon have inspired national liberation movements and other radical political organizations in Palestine, Sri Lanka, South Africa, and the United States. He formulated a model for community psychology, believing that many mental health patients would do better if they were integrated into their family and community instead of being treated with institutionalized care. He also helped found the field of institutional psychotherapy while working at Saint-Alban under Francois Tosquelles and Jean Oury. In ''What Fanon Said: A Philosophical Introduction To His Life And Thought'', Lewis R. Gordon remarked that

Fanon's contributions to the history of ideas are manifold. He is influential not only because of the originality of his thought but also because of the astuteness of his criticisms. He developed a profound social existential analysis of antiblack racism, which led him to identify conditions of skewed rationality and reason in contemporary discourses on the human being.


Fanon published numerous books, including ''The Wretched of the Earth'' (1961). This influential work focuses on what he believes is the necessary role of violence by activists in conducting decolonization struggles. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Fanon, Frantz
Published 2009
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Los condenados de la tierra
Escuela de Trabajo Social
by Fanon, Frantz
Published 2018
Book
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Piel negra, máscaras blancas
Escuela de Trabajo Social
by Fanon, Frantz
Published 2009
Book
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by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961.
Published 2012
Book
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Escucha, blanco!
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1970
Book
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Sociología de una revolución
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1973
Book
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Piel negra, máscaras blancas
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1974
Book
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by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1972
Book
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Por la revolución africana
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1965
Book
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by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961.
Published 2013
Book
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Los condenados de la tierra
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1986
Book
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by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 2009
Book
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Piel negra, máscaras blancas
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 2009
Book
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by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1975
Book
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Sociología de la liberación
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1970
Book
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Los condenados de la tierra
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1965
Book
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Los condenados de la tierra
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1963
Book
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Piel negra, máscaras blancas
Facultad de Comunicación Social
by Fanon, Frantz (1925-1961)
Published 2015
Book
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by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961.
Published 1963
Book
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by Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961
Published 1969
Book
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