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On reason : rationality in a world of cultural conflict and racism

Author: Emmanuel Chukwudi Eze
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2008.
Series: Duke backfile
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A philosophical argument that rationality is based on, or produced from, difference, and is not only worth retaining but necessary in a culturally diverse world.
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Eze, Emmanuel Chukwudi.
On reason.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2007044868
(OCoLC)180989486
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Emmanuel Chukwudi Eze
ISBN: 9780822388777 0822388774
OCLC Number: 1043363093
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 327 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface: What is rationality? --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction: Diversity and the social questions of reason --
Varieties of rational experience --
Ordinary historical reason --
Science, culture, and principles of rationality --
Languages of time in postcolonial memory --
Reason and unreason in politics.
Series Title: Duke backfile
Responsibility: Emmanuel Chukwudi Eze.

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