Asante, Molefi Kete.

An Afrocentric Manifesto : Toward an African Renaissance - Hoboken : Wiley, 2013. - 1 online resource (186 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

COPYRIGHT; Contents; 1 Introduction; 2 Ama Mazama and Paradigmatic Discourse; 3 Afrocentricity: Notes on a Disciplinary Position; 4 In Search of an Afrocentric Historiography; 5 Kemetic Bases: The Africanness of Ancient Egypt; 6 The Afrocentric Idea in Education; 7 Sustaining a Relationship to Black Studies; 8 Afrocentricity and History; 9 The Black Nationalist Question; 10 Race, Brutality, and Hegemony; 11 Blackness as an Ethical Trope: Toward a Post-Western Manifesto; References; Index

Molefi Kete Asante's Afrocentric philosophy has become one of the most persistent influences in the social sciences and humanities over the past three decades. It strives to create new forms of discourse about Africa and the African Diaspora, impact on education through expanding curricula to be more inclusive, change the language of social institutions to reflect a more holistic universe, and revitalize conversations in Africa, Europe, and America, about an African renaissance based on commitment to fundamental ideas of agency, centeredness, and cultural location. In An Afrocentri

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Africa -- Civilization.
African Americans -- Race identity.
Africans -- Race identity.
Afrocentrism.
Blacks -- Race identity -- Africa.


Electronic books.

DT15 .A83 2013

960.01