Thought and practice in African philosophy

  • E.F. Mkhwanazi
  • M.B. Ramose University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
Keywords: African philosophy, approaches and methodologies



Author Biographies

E.F. Mkhwanazi ,

E.F. Mkhwanazi teaches Philosophy at the University of South Africa.

M.B. Ramose, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa

M.B. Ramose is the Head of the Department of Philosophy at the University of South Africa, Pretoria.


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