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Cornel West & philosophy : the quest for social justice

Author: Clarence Sholé Johnson
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2003.
Series: Africana thought.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After a brief biographical sketch, Johnson examines West's philosophy from his conceptions of pragmatism, existentialism, Marxism and Prophetic Christianity to his persuasive writings on black-Jewish  Read more...

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Named Person: Cornel West; Cornel West; Cornel West; Cornel West; Cornel Ronald West; Cornel West
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Clarence Sholé Johnson
ISBN: 0415940737 9780415940733 0415940745 9780415940740
OCLC Number: 50947306
Description: xii, 226 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Pragmatism and existentialism --
2. Humanistic scholarship and praxis --
3. Black prophetic Christianity and Marxist social thought --
4. Black-Jewish conflict and dialogue --
5. Affirmative action and proto-Marxism --
6. Modernity, philosophy, and race(ism).
Series Title: Africana thought.
Other Titles: Cornel West and philosophy
Responsibility: Clarence Sholé Johnson.
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'This is an excellent book and a must-read for anyone interested in contemporary problems of social justice and political resistance.' - Lewis R. Gordon

 
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