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  1. Teaching African Philosophy in African institutions of higher learning: The implications for African renaissance<xref ref-type="fn" rid="FN0001"/>

    Teaching African Philosophy in African institutions of higher learning: The implications for African renaissance<xref ref-type="fn" rid="FN0001"/>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    In the not-so-distant past, colonial European scholarship denied the existence of African philosophy. In reaction, indigenous African scholars assiduously strove to prove its existence. While Africans succeeded in demonstrating the existence of African philosophy, another denial—deliberate or otherwise—manifested and continues...
  2. Africanising the philosophy curriculum through teaching African culture modules: An African Renaissance act

    Africanising the philosophy curriculum through teaching African culture modules: An African Renaissance act

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    Often, when the concept “African culture” arises in philosophical discourses among Africans, debates tend to be characterised by a dichotomous line between those who insist on the existence of “one African culture” and those rejecting the existence of such, insisting...
  3. The African Renaissance as a reversal of conquest expressed in naming: An Afrocentric engagement

    The African Renaissance as a reversal of conquest expressed in naming: An Afrocentric engagement

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    The African Renaissance is historically an African revolutionary project aimed at reclaiming and reviving African heritage that was destroyed by European slavery and colonialism. One of the manifestations of the African Renaissance was to do away with European names imposed...