Johannesburg: International Thomson Publishing ITP (1998)

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Pieter Coetzee
Universität Gesamthochschule Kassel
Abstract
From early sage philosophers to Leopold Senghor of Senegal and Steve Biko of South Africa, African thinking has challenged the way we think. As we enter a new millenium, the perspectives provided in this volume offer wise and refreshing alternatives to problems of self and society, culture, aesthetics, metaphysics and religion. Out of Africa always something new, and in these pages contemporary problems of cross-cultural cognition and post-coloniality are not only addressed, but also enacted. The reader witnesses the collision and the coalescence of cultures in the writings of philosophers from Africa.
Keywords African metaphysics  Epistemology  Communitarian Ethics  Political Philosophy  Trends in African Philosophy  African Aesthetics
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Call number B5305.P48 2002
ISBN(s) 9781138130715
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