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On Defining African Philosophy: History, Challenges and Perspectives

@inproceedings{Oyeshile2008OnDA,
  title={On Defining African Philosophy: History, Challenges and Perspectives},
  author={O. Oyeshile},
  year={2008}
}
The definition of philosophy has remained a perennial philosophical problem and there is little agreement as to what it is. Rather, what many seem to agree on is the descriptions of philosophy, that is, what it encompasses which will provide the basis for our definition. In the same vein, it has been difficult to define what African philosophy is, rather most philosophers have contented themselves in describing what African philosophy is. According to Sogolo, “the controversy over what… Expand

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