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A companion to African philosophy

Author: Kwasi Wiredu; W E Abraham; Abiola Irele; Ifeanyi Menkiti
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2006.
Series: Blackwell companions to philosophy, 28.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This volume of newly commissioned essays provides comprehensive coverage of African philosophy, ranging across disciplines and throughout the ages. It offers a distinctive historical treatment of African philosophy; covers all the main branches of philosophy as addressed in the African tradition; and includes accounts of pre-colonial African philosophy and contemporary political thought"--Publisher description
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Companion to African philosophy.
Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2006
(DLC) 2006280274
(OCoLC)70125394
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kwasi Wiredu; W E Abraham; Abiola Irele; Ifeanyi Menkiti
ISBN: 9780470997154 047099715X 9781405164382 1405164387 9781405145671 1405145676
OCLC Number: 184983712
Notes: Originally published: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub. 2004.
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 587 pages)
Contents: History --
Methodological issues --
Logic, epistemology, and metaphysics --
The philosophy of religion --
Ethics and aesthetics --
Politics --
Special topics.
Series Title: Blackwell companions to philosophy, 28.
Responsibility: edited by Kwasi Wiredu ; advisory editors, William E. Abraham, Abiola Irele, and Ifeanyi A. Menkiti.
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