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Toward Decolonizing African Philosophy and Religion

Published: Apr 4th, 2014

by Kwasi Wiredu I. PARTICULARISTIC STUDIES OF AFRICAN PHILOSOPHIES AS AN AID TO DECOLONIZATION Let me begin by defining what I mean by decolonization in African philosophy. By decolonization, I… Read More


Published: Apr 4th, 2014

by Olabiyi Babalola Yai The articles in this issue of African Studies Quarterly are entirely devoted to studies of religion and philosophy in Africa. This is a wise decision at… Read More

Oludumare: God in Yoruba Belief and the Theistic Problem of Evil

Published: Mar 25th, 2014

by John A. I. Bewaji Introduction In the pioneering works in African religious scholarship by indigenous and Western writers, Idowu, Mbiti, Parinder, Ray, Tempels, and others, have shown that Africans… Read More