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African-American philosophers

17 conversations

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • African American philosophy,
    • African American philosophers -- Interviews,
    • Philosophers -- United States -- Interviews

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by George Yancy.
      GenreInterviews.
      ContributionsYancy, George.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB944.A37 A37 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 358 p. ;
      Number of Pages358
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL355422M
      ISBN 10041592099X, 0415921007
      LC Control Number98015201

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