L’Aventure ambiguë is a novel by Senegalese author Cheikh Hamidou Kane, first published in , about the interactions of western and African cultures. This item:L’aventure Ambigue (French Edition) by Hamidou Cheikh Kane Mass Une Vie de Boy (French Edition) Le ventre de L’Atlantique (French Edition). Comprendre l’Aventure ambiguë de cheikh Hamidou Kane (French Edition) [ Jean Getrey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ce livre est.

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The first part of the book describes what is essentially this battle for the youth’s mind and soul. Avenyure article may be expanded with text translated from the corresponding article in French.

Diallo’s “elderly cousin”, a sort of family matriarch called the Most Royal Lady, believes that the children should learn from the invaders: Similar Items Related Subjects: Annie Moriceau ; Alain Rouch Find more hamiddou about: Islamic values and those of the West.

When they return from the school, there may be those who will not recognize us.

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Details Additional Physical Format: If there is a risk, they are best prepared to cope successfully with it, because they are most firmly attached ambitue what they are. The Gamidou Royal Lady recognizes bamidou risks in sending the boy and others like him off to such schools: Truly, this child was a gift from God. Ambiguous Adventure remains a book of both historic and literary interest, but it’s religious focus is a terrible limitation — though given resurgent fundamentalism of Christian, Muslim, and other sorts Kane may merely be expressing what are again widely-held sentiments.


For more guidance, see Wikipedia: You may have already requested this item. Ambiguous Adventure by Cheikh Hamidou Kane. The second part is the set largely in Paris, where Diallo goes to university — though the same issues still hanut him.

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The school in which I would place our children will kill in them what today we love and rightly conserve with care. The book does hold out hope for true enlightenment and salvation in a last chapter after Diallo has blacked out — but it is only ambbigue what must be presumed to be his death that liberation from mundane matters and all that is terrible about our earth-bound existence can be found: You must provide copyright attribution in the edit summary by providing an interlanguage link to the source of kae translation.

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You already recently rated this item. Avrnture religious teacher sees only the one way: He is not one of those who don’t recognize their elders and their heritage after learning from the French; instead, he finds himself torn between the two. The E-mail message field is required.

Please enter your name. Man has never been so unhappy as at this moment when he is accumulating so much. Further hanidou might be found on the article’s talk page.

Remember me on this computer. Don’t have an account? Annie Moriceau Alain Rouch. Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. Ambiguous Adventure – US. A smart boy, he impresses his teacher greatly “What purity! The story begins when Diallo is a youngster and a student at a Koranic school, the Glowing Hearth.


Education is also at the centre of change, and one of the issues facing the locals is whether or not to send their children to the foreigners’ schools.

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Perhaps the very memory of us will die in them. He reads Pascal “Of the men of the West, he is certainly the most reassuring” and thinks he sees some positives in the advancements brought by European civilization.

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Linked Data More info about Linked Data. French View all editions and formats Rating: The Europeans look to be part of the inevitable future, but he is also drawn to his African roots and the past. God offers all the easy answers: Teaches him to recite the Koran by the sacred fire in his hut. If possible, verify the text with references provided in the foreign-language article.