Disciplines of African Philosophy

by Ikechukwu Anthony KANU



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 8/31/2018

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5x8
Page Count : 222
ISBN : 9781546297420
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 222
ISBN : 9781546297413

About the Book

For several decades, African philosophers have debated on the history, nature, and methodology of African philosophy, among others; however, this piece takes a different turn. It reflects on the disciplines of African philosophy. It is a work of twelve chapters and focuses on the major disciplines of African philosophy. This piece is a response to the recurrent question in the class of African philosophy: What are the disciplines of African Philosophy?

About the Author

Ikechukwu Anthony, KANU is a friar of the Order of Saint Augustine and a Professor of Religion (ATR) and Cultural Studies, Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Tansian University. He is also a visiting Professor at Saint Augustine’s Major Seminary, Jos and the Augustinian Institute, Makurdi. He is the President of the Association for the Promotion of African Studies and the Executive Secretary of the Association of African Traditional Religion and Philosophy Scholars. His academic initiatives include: Journal of African Studies and Sustainable Development; IGWEBUIKE: An African Journal of Arts and Humanities; IGWEBUIKEPEDIA: Internet Encyclopedia of African Philosophy.