publication . Article . 2013

Five difficulties to construct the history of African philosophy

Antonio de Diego González;
Open Access Spanish; Castilian
  • Published: 09 Jan 2013
  • Country: Spain
Abstract
Desde la teoría postcolonial se han cuestionado los modelos de historia de las ideas impuestos por el africanismo y el orientalismo. Diferentes teóricos africanos –Bachir Diagne, Mundimbe, Wiredu o Kete Asante– han formulado diversas soluciones para superar las dificultades. Este trabajo explora las principales dificultades y las propuestas para elaborar una historia de la filosofía africana. The postcolonial theory was questioning the patterns of History of Ideas imposed by Orientalism and Africanism. Different African theorists –Bachir Diagne, Mundimbe, Kete Asante or Wiredu– developed various solutions to overcome the difficulties. This paper explores the pri...
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free text keywords: Filosofia africana, Historiografía filosófica, Teoría postcolonial, African philosophy, Philosophic historiography, Post-colonial theory, African studies, Estudios africanos, Afroepistemología, Philosophy, History of ideas, Humanities, Orientalism, Historiography
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publication . Article . 2013

Five difficulties to construct the history of African philosophy

Antonio de Diego González;