The Acorn 16 (1-2):31-35 (2016)

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Gail Presbey
University of Detroit Mercy
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The article is a report on the World Social Forum held in Montreal, Canada in August of 2016. It reports on philosophical ideas explored by conference participants such as Boaventura de Sousa Santos, Mireille Fanon-Mendes, Helen Lauer, and Immanuel Wallerstein. It also sums up positions articulated by activists such as Brazilians Chico Whitaker and Pedro Fuentes, and reports on some of the largest activities and highlights of the gathering.
Keywords Applied Philosophy  Epistemologies of the South  Social and Political Philosophy
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ISBN(s) 1092-6534
DOI 10.5840/acorn2016/2017161/25
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