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Latin American Philosophy from Identity to Radical Exteriority

  title={Latin American Philosophy from Identity to Radical Exteriority},
  author={Alejandro A. Vallega},
Alejandro Vallega’s Latin American Philosophy. From Identity to Radical Exteriority is an important contribution to the study of Latin American philosophy in the last half a century, more or less. While Vallega begins with Simon Bolivar’s famous “Jamaica Letter” from 1815, which he pairs with Leopoldo Zea’s writings on Latin American thought from the 1940s onwards, his focus is on the last twenty years of Latin American philosophical production. In fact, it can be said that Vallega is… Expand
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