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The Idea of Transmodern Ethiopia: A Perspective from Philosophy and Ethics of Liberation1

@article{Shemsedin2016TheIO,
  title={The Idea of Transmodern Ethiopia: A Perspective from Philosophy and Ethics of Liberation1},
  author={Wallelign Shemsedin},
  journal={Ethiopian journal of the social sciences and humanities},
  year={2016},
  volume={12},
  pages={127-162}
}
  • Wallelign Shemsedin
  • Published 2016
  • Sociology
  • Ethiopian journal of the social sciences and humanities
Transmodernity is a new philosophical paradigm that transcends the modern foundational ethos and as well differs from the postmodern critique. It is basically a call towards a just social order that gives priority to human life. It is inherently ethical and fundamentally liberational. This work looks into the insufficiency of Modern Ethiopian establishment in attaining an inclusive and pluralist arrangement. It assumes this establishment as a hegemonic totality that marginalizes its others. It… Expand