Method, Substance, and the Future of African Philosophy

Method, Substance, and the Future of African Philosophy

Author: Edwin E. Etieyibo

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783319702261

Category: Philosophy

Page: 365

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This book takes stock of the strides made to date in African philosophy. Authors focus on four important aspects of African philosophy: the history, methodological debates, substantive issues in the field, and direction for the future. By collating this anthology, Edwin E. Etieyibo excavates both current and primordial knowledge in African philosophy, enhancing the development of this growing field.
Method, Substance, and the Future of African Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 365
Authors: Edwin E. Etieyibo
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-24 - Publisher: Springer

This book takes stock of the strides made to date in African philosophy. Authors focus on four important aspects of African philosophy: the history, methodological debates, substantive issues in the field, and direction for the future. By collating this anthology, Edwin E. Etieyibo excavates both current and primordial knowledge in
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Language: en
Pages: 353
Authors: Jonathan O. Chimakonam, Edwin Etieyibo, Ike Odimegwu
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-06 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This volume is a collection of chapters about contemporary issues within African philosophy. They are issues African philosophy must grapple with to demonstrate its readiness to make a stand against some of the challenges society faces in the coming decade such as xenophobia, Afro-phobia, extreme poverty, democratic failure and migration.
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Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Ada Agada
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-12 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book provides a case for the de-stigmatisation of ethnophilosophy by demonstrating its continuing relevance in contemporary African philosophy. The book brings together established and brilliant young scholars who defend ethnophilosophy as a unique source of African philosophy with the capacity to colour African philosophical scholarship, thereby distinguishing African philosophy
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Language: en
Pages: 867
Authors: Adeshina Afolayan, Toyin Falola
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-17 - Publisher: Springer

This handbook investigates the current state and future possibilities of African Philosophy, as a discipline and as a practice, vis-à-vis the challenge of African development and Africa’s place in a globalized, neoliberal capitalist economy. The volume offers a comprehensive survey of the philosophical enterprise in Africa, especially with reference to
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Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Grivas Muchineripi Kayange
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-04 - Publisher: Springer Nature

The main aim of this book is to discuss fundamental developments on the question of being in Western and African philosophy using analytic metaphysics as a framework. It starts with the two orthodox responses to the question of being, namely, the subject-verb-object language view and the rheomodic language view. In