In search of an African philosophy of education : perspectives on higher education

@article{Ramose2005InSO,
  title={In search of an African philosophy of education : perspectives on higher education},
  author={M. Ramose},
  journal={South African journal of higher education},
  year={2005},
  volume={18},
  pages={138-160}
}
  • M. Ramose
  • Published 2005
  • Sociology
  • South African journal of higher education
The Higgs-Parker debate on the meaning and place of African philosophy in the construction of a new South African philosophy of education raises more questions than answers. In an attempt to answer some of the questions raised the present author also raises fresh questions. One of the arguments advanced by the present author is that both Higgs and Parker appear to take the meaning of key terms such as Africa, philosophy, African Renaissancel/Ig for granted. An analysis of the meaning of… Expand