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  1. P. R. McKenzie (1997). Hail Orisha!: A Phenomenology of a West African Religion in the Mid-Nineteenth Century. Brill.score: 60.0
    Arranged in the form of a phenomenology, the work deals with such matters as the veneration of the environment; carved images of the divine; the orisha ...
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  2. Michael Aina Akande (2013). A Re-Interpretation of African Philosophical Idea of Man and the Universe: The Yoruba Example. Open Journal of Philosophy 3 (1):140.score: 54.0
    The concern of this paper is to argue against Maduabuchi Dukor’s conception of African philosophical ideas of man, universe and God as“theistic humanism”. Dukor’s submission is an anti-thesis of the claims by many pioneer scholars in African philosophy who claimed that if Africans do not live in a religious universe perhaps one can affirm that their universe is theistic. But indeed the Africans’ perceptions and attitude to life in their various manifestations reveal an idealistic metaphysical orientation without an attenuation of (...)
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  3. Geoffrey Parrinder (1971). David B. Barrett. Schism and Renewal in Africa. (Oxford.) 65s.J. D. Y. Peel. Aladura: A Religious Movement Among the Yoruba. (Oxford.) 60s.John S. Mbiti. Concepts of God in Africa. (S.P.C.K.) 60s. [REVIEW] Religious Studies 7 (1):90.score: 40.0
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  4. Sophie B. Oluwole (1992). Witchcraft, Reincarnation and the God-Head: (Issues in African Philosophy). Excel Publishers.score: 14.0
  5. Professor Edward Craig & Edward Craig (eds.) (1999). Concise Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Routledge.score: 8.0
    The most complete and up-to-date philosophy reference for a new generation, with entries ranging fromObjects to Wisdom, Socrates to Jean-Paul Sartre, Ancient Egyptian Philosophy to Yoruba Epistemology. The Concise Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy includes: * More than 2000 alphabetically arranged, accessible entries * Contributors from more than 1200 of the world's leading thinkers * Comprehensive coverage of the classic philosophical themes, such as Plato, Arguments for the Existence of God and Metaphysics * Up-to-date coverage of contemporary philosophers, ideas, schools (...)
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