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Caliban's reason : introducing Afro-Caribbean philosophy

Author: Paget Henry
Publisher: New York : Routledge, ©2000.
Series: Africana thought.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats

An introductory guide to Afro-Caribbean philosophy, tracing the roots of Afro-Caribbean thought to traditional African philosophy and to the Christian and Enlightenment traditions of Western Europe.


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Genre/Form: Einführung
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paget Henry
ISBN: 0415926459 9780415926454 0415926467 9780415926461 9780203900109 0203900103
OCLC Number: 42397881
Description: xiii, 304 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1: Sampling the founding texts --
The African philosophical heritage --
C.L.R. James, African, and Afro-Caribbean philosophy --
Frantz Fanon, African, and Afro-Caribbean philosophy --
Wilson Harris and Caribbean poeticism --
2: Unity, rationality, and Africana thought --
Sylvia Wynter: poststructuralism and postcolonial thought --
Afro-American philosophy: a Caribbean perspective --
Habermas, phenomenology, and rationality: an Africana contribution --
3: Reconstructing Caribbean historicism --
Pan-Africanism and philosophy: race, class, and development --
Caribbean Marxism: after the neoliberal and linguistic turns --
Caribbean historicism: toward reconstruction.
Series Title: Africana thought.
Responsibility: Paget Henry.
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