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Author Fraiture, Pierre-Philippe.

Title V.Y. Mudimbe : Undisciplined Africanism
Published Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (273 pages)
Series Contemporary French and Francophone Cultures ; v.29
Contemporary French and francophone cultures.
Summary VY Mudimbe: Undisciplined Africanism is the first English-language monograph dedicated to the work of Valentin Yves Mudimbe. This book charts the intellectual history of the seminal Congolese philosopher, epistemologist, and philologist from the late 1960s to the present day, exploring his major essays and novels. Pierre-Philippe Fraiture highlights Mudimbe's trajectory through major debates on African nationalism, Panafricanism, neo-colonialism, negritude, pedagogy, Christianisation, decolonisation, anthropology, postcolonial representations, and a variety of other subjects, using these as co
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Subject Mudimbe, V. Y., 1941- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1781381089 (electronic bk)
1781385750 (electronic bk)
9781781381083 (electronic bk)
9781781385753 (electronic bk)