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Title Latin American philosophy : currents, issues, debates / edited by Eduardo Mendieta.
Published Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press, c2003.
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 Floor2  B1001 .L38 2003    IN LIBRARY
Description vi, 218 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Eduardo Mendieta -- PART 1. ON THE HISTORIOGRAPHY OF LATIN AMERICAN PHILOSOPHY -- Philosophy in Latin America in the twentieth century: problems and currents / Enrique Dussel -- PART 2. CAN OR SHOULD THERE BE A LATIN AMERICAN PHILOSOPHY? -- Ethnic labels and philosophy: the case of Latin American philosophy / Jorge J.E. Gracia -- Latin American philosophy as critical ontology of the present / Santiago Castro-Gómez -- Philosophy and the colonial difference / Walter D. Mignolo -- PART 3. NEITHER MODERN NOR POSTMODERN: POSTCOLONIAL GLOBALITY -- Borges and postmodernity / Alfonso de Toro -- Colonialism, modernism, and postmodernism in Brazil / Amós Nascimento -- Continental philosophy and postcolonial subjects / Ofelia Schutte -- PART 4. (RE)DISCOVERING THE POLITICAL AND ETHICAL IN HISTORY -- On the rights of indigenous peoples: the case of Chiapas / María Herrera Lima -- Democratization in the context of a postmodern culture / Norbert Lechner -- On citizenship: the grammatology of the body-politic / Beatriz González Stephan
Subject Philosophy, Latin American.
Related Names Mendieta, Eduardo.
ISBN 0253341809 (alk. paper)
0253215633 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 51739609