Oxon, UK: Routledge (2021)

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Ashwani Kumar Peetush
Wilfrid Laurier University
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The purpose of this volume is to decolonize Eurocentric/White Philosophy; it challenges the continued exclusion of non-EuroWestern philosophies from the Western philosophical canon on the view that these positions are purportedly really religions, mysticism, and mythologies. The authors problematize the notion of a European philosophical canon distinguished by reason and rationality in contrast to “religious” Eastern “wisdom-traditions,” which are purportedly grounded in “faith.” The essays creatively lay the groundwork needed to rethink dominant historical and conceptual categories from a wider global perspective to arrive at a deeper, more plural understanding of the diverse nature of philosophy -- which the West does not own.
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