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A critique of the concept of quasi-physicalism in Akan philosophy

@article{Majeed2013ACO,
  title={A critique of the concept of quasi-physicalism in Akan philosophy},
  author={H. Majeed},
  journal={African Studies Quarterly},
  year={2013},
  volume={14},
  pages={23-33}
}
  • H. Majeed
  • Published 2013
  • Sociology
  • African Studies Quarterly
One important feature of recent African philosophical works is the attempt by writers to interpret some key concepts from within the context of specific African cultures. The interpretations of such writers, however, particularly in connection with Akan thought, have not been without problems. One such concept is the concept of a person. From the largely general position that a completely physical conception of the person is inconsistent with Akan cultural beliefs, the precise characterization… Expand
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