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THE MIND BODY PROBLEM: THE HERMENEUTICS OF AFRICAN PHILOSOPHY By Celestine

@inproceedings{Mbaegbu2016THEMB,
  title={THE MIND BODY PROBLEM: THE HERMENEUTICS OF AFRICAN PHILOSOPHY By Celestine},
  author={Chukwuemeka Mbaegbu and Nnamdi Azikiwe},
  year={2016}
}
Philosophers of different ages, epochs and ideological orientations have engaged themselves in a heated debate on the issue of the mindbody interaction. Indeed, there are two different but interactive entities in man with different modes of action yet interacting in the most subtle manner as to produce in a man , a mind able to have effects on his body and vice versa. The mind body problem is all about the nature and extent of interaction of these two entities. When a person experiences a… 

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