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The Resource African philosophy in search of identity, D.A. Masolo

African philosophy in search of identity, D.A. Masolo

Label
African philosophy in search of identity
Title
African philosophy in search of identity
Statement of responsibility
D.A. Masolo
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A Kenyan philosopher surveys themes and debates in African philosophy over the last five decades. Masolo's purview includes Francophone and Anglophone philosophers in both the analytic and phenomenological traditions. -- Publisher description
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Masolo, D. A.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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International African Institute.
Series statement
African systems of thought
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  • Philosophy, African
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
Label
African philosophy in search of identity, D.A. Masolo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in association with the International African Institute, London."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- 1. Logocentrism and Emotivism: Two Systems in Struggle for Control of Identity -- 2. Tempels and the Setting of Ethnophilosophy -- 3. Systematic Ethnophilosophy -- 4. Language and Reality -- 5. Cultures Without Time? Mbiti's Religious Ethnology -- 6. Mysticism, Science, Philosophy, and Rationality: The Analytic Point of View -- 7. Excavating Africa in Western Discourse -- 8. "Tradition" and "Modernity": The Role of Reason -- Conclusion: Experience and African Philosophy -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
DCLC9315353-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
301 p. :
Isbn
9780253302717
Lccn
93015353
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
African philosophy in search of identity, D.A. Masolo
Publication
Note
"Published in association with the International African Institute, London."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- 1. Logocentrism and Emotivism: Two Systems in Struggle for Control of Identity -- 2. Tempels and the Setting of Ethnophilosophy -- 3. Systematic Ethnophilosophy -- 4. Language and Reality -- 5. Cultures Without Time? Mbiti's Religious Ethnology -- 6. Mysticism, Science, Philosophy, and Rationality: The Analytic Point of View -- 7. Excavating Africa in Western Discourse -- 8. "Tradition" and "Modernity": The Role of Reason -- Conclusion: Experience and African Philosophy -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
DCLC9315353-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
301 p. :
Isbn
9780253302717
Lccn
93015353
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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