This book gives an insightful account of how some fundamental phenomena and mechanisms control human consciousness, impacting the way we think, will, and act. The book identifies these phenomena and mechanisms as ihe mkpuchi anya, the super-maxim, and the inherently tension-laden ambivalent character of our experience of reality. It re-examines fundamental problems of philosophy from the perspective of ibuanyidanda (complementary reflection) and how the problems reappear in the way philosophy is conducted in Africa today. (Series: Studies in African Philosophy - Vol. 8)In the face of the challenges posed by aunintended ethnocentric commitmenta or a unintended ethnocentric intrusiona these factors can very ... The question is: Why does Beck seek acreative encountera today among cultures with a submission like this? ... One of the major difficulties presented by Becka#39;s submission, as with submissions of this type, is 42 Anthropology, Subdued Insight and Retrospection.
|Title||:||Ibuanyidanda (Complementary Reflection) and Some Basic Philosophical Problems in Africa Today|
|Publisher||:||LIT Verlag Münster - 2013|