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Philosophy in multiple voices

Author: George Yancy
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2007.
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"Philosophy in Multiple Voices invites transactional dialogue, critical imagination, and the desire to travel, to enter those discursive spaces where the love of wisdom gets inflected through both lived embodiment and situational history. The text raises significant metaphilosophical questions around the issue of who constitutes the "philosophical we" through a delineation and valorization of multiple philosophical  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Introductions
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Philosophy in multiple voices.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2007
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Yancy
ISBN: 9780742549548 0742549542 9780742549555 0742549550
OCLC Number: 85692871
Awards: Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2008.
Description: x, 276 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Introduction : No philosophical oracle voices / George Yancy --
ch 1. What is feminist philosophy? / Nancy Tuana --
ch 2. What is lesbian philosophy? (a misleading question) / Sarah Lucia Hoagland --
ch. 3. What is queer philosophy? / Randall Halle --
ch. 4. What is Africana philosophy? / Lucius T. Outlaw, Jr. --
ch. 5. What is Afro-Caribbean philosophy? / Lewis R. Gordon --
ch. 6. What is Latin American philosophy? / Jorge J.E. Gracia --
ch. 7. What is American Indian philosophy? toward a critical indigenous philosophy / Dale Turner --
ch. 8. What is Asian American philosophy? / David Haekwon Kim --
About the contributors.
Responsibility: [edited by] George Yancy.
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Provides the reader with eight philosophical streams of thought - African-American, Afro-Caribbean, Asian-American, Feminist, Latin-American, Lesbian, Native-American and Queer - that introduce  Read more...


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