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Existence in Black : an anthology of Black existential philosophy

Author: Lewis R Gordon
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 1997.
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Drawing upon resources in Africana philosophy and literature, this study explores some of the central themes of existentialism as posed by the context of what Franz Fanon has identified as "the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lewis R Gordon
ISBN: 0415914515 9780415914512 0415914507 9780415914505
OCLC Number: 34973828
Description: xviii, 328 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : Black existential philosophy / Lewis R. Gordon --
African and Afro-Caribbean existential philosophies / Paget Henry --
Self-transformation in American blacks : the Harlem Renaissance and black theology / Roy D. Morrison II --
On the reading of riddles : rethinking Du Bosian "double consciousness" / Ernest Allen, Jr. --
Existential dynamics of theorizing black invisibility / Lewis R. Gordon --
Return from the United States : what I learned about the black problem / Jean-Paul Sartre ; translated with comparative notes on the problem in 1995 by T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting --
White normativity and the rhetoric of equal protection / Robert St. Martin Westley --
Race, life, death, identity, tragedy and good faith / Naomi Zack --
Toni Morrison at the movies : theorizing race through Imitation of life (for Barbara Siegel) / Gary Schwartz --
Of property : on "captive" "bodies", hidden "flesh" and colonization / G.M. James Gonzalez --
Toting technology : taking it to the streets / Bobby R. Dixon --
On disappointment in the black context / Bill E. Lawson --
Rastafarianism and the reality of dread / Paget Henry. Nietzsche on blacks / William A. Preston --
The concept of double vision in Richard Wright's The outsider : fragmented blackness in the age of nihilism / Floyd W. Hayes III --
Fragmentation, race, and gender : building solidarity in the postmodern era / Patricia Huntington --
Existence, identity, and liberation / Robert Birt --
Black feminism : liberation limbos and existence in gray / Joy Ann James --
Liberalism and the politics of emancipation : the black experience / George Carew --
Cornel West as pragmatist and existentialist / Clarence Sholé Johnson --
On violence in the struggle for liberation / Howard McGary --
The fight with Covey / Bernard R. Boxill.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Lewis R. Gordon.
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