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ERIC Number: EJ624185
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-9347
The Afrocentric Paradigm: Contours and Definitions.
Mazama, Ama
Journal of Black Studies, v31 n4 p387-405 Mar 2001
Defines and describes Afrocentricity, suggesting that Afrocentricity within the academic context is best understood as a paradigm. Explains how Afrocentricity meets the definition of a paradigm, examining the affective, cognitive, and conative aspects of the Afrocentric paradigm (metaphysical and sociological) and looking at the structural and functional aspects of the Afrocentric paradigm. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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