African-American Philosophers: 17 Conversations

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Psychology Press, 1998 - Philosophy - 358 pages
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African-American Philosophers brings into conversation seventeen of the foremost thinkers of color to discuss issues such as Black existentialism, racism, Black women philosophers within the academy, affirmative action and the conceptual parameters of African-American philosophy.
 

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Contents

one Angela Y Davis
13
two Comel West
31
three Adrian M S Piper
49
four Howard McGary lr
73
seven Albert Mosley
139
eight Anita L Allen
163
eleven Naomi Zack
229
twelve Joy James
245
thirteen loyce Mitchell Cook
263
fourteen Laurence Thomas
287
fifteen Lucius T Outlaw lr
307
sixteen Bemard R Boxill
327
seventeen Robert E Birt
343
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About the author (1998)

George Yancy is a book review for the Philadelphia Tribune Magazine and a clinical family therapist at the Children's Hospital in Philadelphia.

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