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Is there an African philosophy

  title={Is there an African philosophy},
  author={C. A. Diop},
In African Philosophy in Search of Identity, Masolo offers an expansive and lucidly panoramic view of the origin and developments in African philosophy. In what he terms the "rationality debate," the author explores distinguishing features separating Western from non-Western peoples. He clearly provides an historical overview and background to the issues in African philosophy today. Western ethnocentrism, he argues, stemmed partly from slavery and academic expressions. European scholars like… Expand
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