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Cultural universals and particulars : an African perspective
Acknowledgments 1. Introduction: The Universal and the Particular Part I. General Considerations 2. A Philosophical Perspective on the Concept of Human Communication 3. Are There Cultural Universals?Expand
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An Oral Philosophy of Personhood: Comments on Philosophy and Orality
An oral tradition is a transmission of thought over generations by the spoken word and techniques of communication other than writing. Under this definition, such items as poems, lyrics, proverbs,Expand
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Cultural Universals and Particulars
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Toward Decolonizing African Philosophy and Religion
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Social Philosophy in Postcolonial Africa: Some Preliminaries Concerning Communalism and Communitarianism
There is one thing about some of the first crop of post independence rulers of Africa that I admire greatly. It is their keen sense of the practical importance of philosophy. Preeminent among themExpand
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A Companion to African Philosophy
This volume of newly commissioned essays provides comprehensive coverage of African philosophy, ranging across disciplines and throughout the ages.  Offers a distinctive historical treatment ofExpand
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Philosophy and an African culture
Part I: 1. Philosophy and an African culture 2. On an African orientation in philosophy 3. How not to compare African traditional thought with Western thought 4. What can philosophy do for Africa?Expand
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The state, civil society and democracy in Africa
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Person and Community
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