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Corporeality and the transgression of boundaries in Dumile Feni's art and Maurice Merleau-Ponty's philosophy
In this article I bring a philosophical analysis to bear upon Mslaba Dumile Feni's art. In line with commentators, such as Steven Sack, Lionel Ngakane and E. J. de Jager, I perceive Feni's art as theExpand
Language planning and language use in Taiwan: social identity, language accommodation, and language choice behavior
Until recently, sociolinguistic models have been mainly constructed on the basis of data that have been collected in stable or relatively stable büingual settings (e.g. Fishman et al. 1970; Blom andExpand
Bodies as open projects: reflections on gender and sexuality
Abstract This article argues that the social constructivist paradigm falls into the same dualistic trap as biological essentialism when attempting to respond to questions of gender and sexuality. IExpand
On historicity, context and the existence of African philosophy
Abstract The author reviews the second edition of Philosophy from Africa by comparing it with the first edition and with other anthologies in African philosophy. Questions regarding the existence andExpand