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Benefits of Afrocentricity in Exploring Social Phenomena: Understanding Afrocentricity as a Social Science Methodology

@article{Pellerin2012BenefitsOA,
  title={Benefits of Afrocentricity in Exploring Social Phenomena: Understanding Afrocentricity as a Social Science Methodology},
  author={Marquita Marie Pellerin},
  journal={The Journal of Pan-African Studies},
  year={2012},
  volume={5},
  pages={149}
}
  • M. Pellerin
  • Published 1 June 2012
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Pan-African Studies
AbstractReviewing the writings of the foremost Afrocentric theorists, this article seeks to detail a foundation for employing appropriate methods, principles, and frameworks through which researchers can interpret Africana phenomena. The objective is to illustrate the benefits of an Afrocentric methodology in developing, conceptualizing and operationalizing social research projects. This research details the components of Afrocentricity as the structural methodology that engenders a culturally… 
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