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Philosophy and the African experience

the contributions of Kwasi Wiredu

by Olusegun Oladipo

  • 126 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Hope Publications in Ibadan, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wiredu, Kwasi.,
  • Philosophy, African.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [108]-115) and index.

    StatementOlusegun Oladipo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB5377 .O43 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination117 p. ;
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL305633M
    ISBN 109783203746
    LC Control Number97214247

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