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In the s 1906 , l’Ecrivain and sociologist , william edward burghardt of wood , expressed l’écartèlement and tension which characterize the society african contemporary which no are that the demonstration of this bipolarity which draws l’Afrique between the tradition and there modernity : |
« C’est a feeling strange , écrivait-il , that this double consciousness , print this from still themselves look through the eyes from others , to measure her soul at l’échelle d’un world that looking at you with fun , disregard and pity . You feels always its duality . . . , two ideals in conflict in a lonely black body of which the powerfully indomitable single l’empêche d’être torn in two » . ( The souls people black ) .
The meaning is still the similar aujourd’hui , and tension which s’est accentuated since found at l’origine of the drama into which l’Afrique themselves debate desperately . . .