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A Companion to African-American Philosophy free pdf This wide-ranging, multidisciplinary collection of newly commissioned articles brings together distinguished voices in the field of Africana philosophy and African-American social and political thought. Topics covered include philosophic traditions- the moral and political legacy of slavery- Africa and diaspora thought- gender, race, and racism- legal and social philosophy- and aesthetics and cultural values. The volume provides a comprehensive critical survey of African-American philosophical thought by leading authorities. Addressing key themes, it will serve as a benchmark work of reference for courses in philosophy, social and political thought, legal studies, liberal studies, cultural studies, American studies, and African-American studies.

About Tommy L. Lott

Tommy L. Lott is Professor of Philosophy at San Jose State University. He is author of The Invention of Race (Blackwell, 1999), editor of Subjugation and Bondage: Critical Essays on Slavery and Social Philosophy (1998), African-American Philosophy (2001), and co-editor of The Idea of Race (2000), and Philosophers on Race (Blackwell, 2002). John P. Pittman is Chair of the Department of Art, Music, and Philosophy at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York. He is editor of African-American Perspectives and Philosophical Traditions (1996) and Associate Editor of the journal Philosophia Africana.

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Author : Tommy L. Lott
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 26 February 2008
ISBN : 1405164395
EAN : 9781405164399
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 466 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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