The Resource A short history of African philosophy, Barry Hallen, (electronic resource/)

A short history of African philosophy, Barry Hallen, (electronic resource/)

Label
A short history of African philosophy
Title
A short history of African philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Barry Hallen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this accessible book, Barry Hallen discusses the major ideas, figures, and schools of thought in African philosophy. While drawing out critical issues in the formation of African philosophy, Hallen focuses on the recent scholarship, current issues, and relevant debates that have made African philosophy an important key to understanding the rich and complex cultural heritage of Africa. Hallen builds upon Africas connections with Western philosophical traditions and explores African contributions to cul
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
199/.6
Index
index present
LC call number
B5305
LC item number
.H35 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A short history of African philosophy, Barry Hallen, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=68669
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Histories, anthologies, introductions to African philosophy, journals, and Web sites
  • Historical perspective
  • Twentieth-century origins
  • Rationality as culturally universal
  • Rationality as culturally relative
  • Ethnophilosophy and philosophical sagacity
  • Phenomenology and hermeneutics
  • Socialism and Marxism
  • Philosophy and culture
Control code
ocm51103133
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EBL127794
Label
A short history of African philosophy, Barry Hallen, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=68669
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Histories, anthologies, introductions to African philosophy, journals, and Web sites
  • Historical perspective
  • Twentieth-century origins
  • Rationality as culturally universal
  • Rationality as culturally relative
  • Ethnophilosophy and philosophical sagacity
  • Phenomenology and hermeneutics
  • Socialism and Marxism
  • Philosophy and culture
Control code
ocm51103133
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EBL127794

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