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Normative justification of a global ethic : a perspective from African philosophy

Author: Uchenna B Okeja
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, [2013]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Uchenna B Okeja
ISBN: 9780739176900 0739176900 0739176919 9780739176917
OCLC Number: 811600944
Description: xvi, 155 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. On the concept of a global ethic --
2. The context of the normative justification --
3. The notion of African ethics --
4. Reconstruction of the global ethic project --
5. African philosophy and the normativity of a global ethic --
6. Normativity beyond sympathetic impartiality.
Responsibility: Uchenna B. Okeja.

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