Rowman & Littlefield (2012)

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Louis Groarke
St. Francis Xavier University
William Sweet
St. Francis Xavier University
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The history of Western philosophy and science is marked by numerous moments when a major development has emerged from conditions that are manifestly adverse to intellectual activity. This book surveys a wide range of cases, and considers how these achievements were possible and how adversity helped shape the ideas that emerged.
Keywords apartheid  revolution  oppression
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