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Caliban's reason : introducing Afro-Carribean philosophy

Author: Paget Henry
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2000.
Series: Africana thought.
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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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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paget Henry
ISBN: 0415926459 9780415926454 0415926467 9780415926461 0203900103 9780203900109
OCLC Number: 475275139
Description: xiii, 304 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part I Sampling the Founding Texts --
1 African Philosophical Heritage 21 --
2 C.L.R. James, African, and Afro-Caribbean Philosophy 47 --
3 Frantz Fanon, African, and Afro-Caribbean Philosophy 68 --
4 Wilson Harris and Caribbean Poeticism 90 --
Part II Unity, Rationality, and Africana Thought --
5 Sylvia Wynter: Poststructuralism and Postcolonial Thought 117 --
6 Afro-American Philosophy: A Caribbean Perspective 144 --
7 Habermas, Phenomenology, and Rationality: An African Contribution 167 --
Part III Reconstructing Caribbean Historicism --
8 Pan-Africanism and Philosophy: Race, Class, and Development 197 --
9 Caribbean Marxism: After the Neoliberal and Linguistic Turns 221 --
10 Caribbean Historicism: Toward Reconstruction 247.
Series Title: Africana thought.
Responsibility: Paget Henry.
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