Africa And Other Civilizations

by Ricardo Rene Laremont

Africa And Other Civilizations

  • ISBN-13: 9781592210114
  • Author(s): Ricardo Rene Laremont
  • Subject: African studies
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Imprint: Africa World Press
  • Publication Date: 01-04-2003
  • Format: p/b

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Considering the interaction of Africa with other civilisations from historical, sociological, philosophical and political perspectives, the essays reproduced here provide a refreshing approach to such seminal themes as culture, civilisation, universalism, and modernisation. Mazrui's timely essays offer particularly relevant reflections on the place of Africa and the Third World' after the Cold War, in relation to an emerging international order he describes as 'Global Apartheid'.'
About the book

Considering the interaction of Africa with other civilisations from historical, sociological, philosophical and political perspectives, the essays reproduced here provide a refreshing approach to such seminal themes as culture, civilisation, universalism, and modernisation. Mazrui's timely essays offer particularly relevant reflections on the place of Africa and the Third World' after the Cold War, in relation to an emerging international order he describes as 'Global Apartheid'.'