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Facing south to Africa : toward an Afrocentric critical orientation

Author: Molefi Kete Asante
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, 2014.
Series: Critical Africana studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Renowned Critical Africana scholar and philosopher, Molefi Kete Asante demonstrates the multidimensionality of Afrocentricity as a paradigm of theoretical perspectives advancing the agency of African people. Examining orientations to culture, society, values, and communication, Asante's essays face South first, and then to the rest of the world.
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Asante, Molefi Kete, 1942-
Facing south to Africa
(DLC) 2014022178
(OCoLC)881208702
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Molefi Kete Asante
ISBN: 9780739196724 0739196723
OCLC Number: 889813126
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Afrocentricity and culture --
African maat and human communication --
The ordeal of good Afrocentric speech --
Afrocentricity and education --
Afrocentricity and a new orientation --
Imagining new social sciences --
The philosophical basis for an African university --
Kwame Nkrumah and Muammar Gaddafi's vision of Africa --
Toward a union of African states --
Thabo Mbeki and an Afrocentric Africa --
Western media and the falsification of Africa --
Threats to African peace and the face of solutions, UN speech.
Series Title: Critical Africana studies.
Responsibility: Molefi Kete Asante.

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