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West African intellectual community

International Seminar on Inter-university Co-operation in West Africa (1961 Freetown, Sierra Leone)

West African intellectual community

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by International Seminar on Inter-university Co-operation in West Africa (1961 Freetown, Sierra Leone)

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Published by Published for the Congress for Cultural Freedom by Ibadan University Press in [Ibadan, Nigeria] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Africa, West -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Held under the joint auspices of Fourah Bay College and the Congress for Cultural Freedom, 11-16 December 1961.

      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsFourah Bay College, Congress for Cultural Freedom.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA1503 .I5 1961
      The Physical Object
      Pagination356 p.
      Number of Pages356
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5876702M
      LC Control Number63006250
      OCLC/WorldCa756470

        Thank you for this insightful piece. First as a scholar of Black intellectual life, I concur with your assessment. My own book, “Benjamin Elijah Mays, Schoolmaster of the Movement: A Biography,” (UNC Press, ) in the introduction the limitations of how Black intellectuals and the religious dimensions go still largely untreated over against Black writers and artist of s, even in. Bibliography / Folk music / Afro-american music / Black race / Afro-americans / African american authors / Afro-american authors / American literature / African americans--intellectual life / Souls of black folk (du bois, w. e. b.) / Du bois, w. e. b. (william edward burghardt), / Race relations / United states.

        Analyzes African reactions to the Slave trade, European colonization, and periods of Afro-European interaction since the late-nineteenth century Includes bibliographical references and index commitment to retain ISBN Pbk, £Pages:   Book Review: Beyond Timbuktu: An Intellectual History of Muslim West Africa Kane analyzes the ways in which West African Muslims defined the Islamic community and how their definitions inflected both local conflicts and religious decrees on the practice of slavery. Kane has successfully shown that a broader approach to the study of West Author: Dzavid Dzanic.

      West African Muslims have never been isolated. To the contrary, their connection with Muslims worldwide is robust and longstanding. The Sahara was not an insuperable barrier but a bridge that allowed the Arabo-Berbers of the North to sustain relations with West African Muslims through trade, diplomacy, and intellectual and spiritual exchange. Dr. Cornel West is a towering intellectual respected by the academic and hip hop community. West can be seen as an arrogant, loud-mouthed irrelevant who criticizes on President Obama for not.


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