Africa and the West: Intellectual Responses to European Culture

Africa and the West: Intellectual Responses to European Culture

By: Philip D. Curtin (editor)Paperback

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This book offers some exciting examples of the insights to be gained from studies of the intellectual responses of Africans to the West. In six case studies, anthropologists, historians, and a literary critic study the impact of the West on African patterns of thought. "Library Journal""

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Philip D. Curtin (1922 2009) was author of "The Image of Africa" and "Two Jamaicas." He edited "Africa Remembered," a collection of narratives by former slaves and others involved in the slave trade. He was a member of the Department of History at the University of Wisconsin from 1956 1975. From 1975 until the time of his death, he was a member of the faculty of Johns Hopkins University."

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  • publication date: 31/12/1972
  • ISBN13: 9780299061241
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9780299061241
  • weight: 386
  • ISBN10: 0299061248

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