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Sagacious Reasoning: H. Odera Oruka

In Memoriam

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, African,
  • Philosophers,
  • African Philosophy,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • General,
  • Kenya,
  • Oruka, H. Odera

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsH. Odera Oruka (Editor), Kai Kresse (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9885158M
    ISBN 10082043258X
    ISBN 109780820432588

    In response to the debate on the existence of African philosophy, the late Kenyan philosopher, H. Odera Oruka, identified six approaches to the answer as to what African philosophy is or could be, namely, ethno-philosophy, philosophic sagacity, nationalistic-ideological philosophy, professional philosophy, hermeneutic philosophy, and artistic. Graness, Anke & Kresse, Kai (Eds.): Sagacious Reasoning: Henry Odera Oruka in Memoriam, Peter Lang () ISBN Hallen, Barry: A Short History of African Philosophy, 2nd ed. Indiana University Press () ISBN

    The book is structured in the form of eight introductory essays and an accompanying cluster of ‘readings’. A kind of antiphony, a call and response technique containing Henry Odera Oruka. was the first to attempt a classification. His fourfold classification (see the Oruka reading), ethnophilosophy, sage philosophy, ideological. The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more.

    The findings of Kenyan philosopher H. Odera Oruka provide substantial proof of a major nature that negates this attitude toward African philosophy. This essay demonstrates how Oruka's Sage phi-losophy has the consistency and coherence to alter forever any notion of Western superiority in philosophy. Indeed, Oruka, much like Cheikh Anta. Bibliography. Kresse, Kai. "Philosophy has to be made sagacious: An interview with H. Odera Oruka, 16th August at the University of Nairobi" in Issues in Contemporary Culture and Aesthetics no. 3, April , Jan van Eyck Akedemie, Maastricht, The Netherlands.. Maison, Dikirr Patrick.


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The tragic death of H. Odera Oruka on December 9th was a big loss for African Philosophy and world philosophy on Sagacious Reasoning: H. Odera Oruka book whole. This book commemorates the important philosopher by presenting and discussing eminent contributions of his to the African and global philosophical debate, among others his projects of Sage Philosophy, a Philosophy of Foreign Aid, and Parental Earth Ethics.

Sagacious Reasoning: Henry Odera Oruka in memoriam. by Anke Graness, Kai Kresse. ISBN: SKU: The tragic death of H. Odera Oruka on December 9th was a big loss for African Philosophy and world philosophy on the whole. Books. Sagacious Reasoning: Henry Odera Oruka in Memoriam.

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Henry Odera Oruka (1 JuneNyanza Province – 9 DecemberNairobi) was a Kenyan philosopher who is best known for "Sage Philosophy".It was a project started in the s in an attempt to preserve the knowledge of the indigenous thinkers in traditional African communities.

The Dispute Between H. Odera Oruka and Chaungo Barasa. Gail Presbey - - In Kai Kresse & Anke Graness (eds.), Sagacious Reasoning: Henry Odera Oruka in Memoriam.

Frankfurt am Main, Germany: Peter Lang Verlag. Cited by: H. Odera Oruka used so successfully in his own researches. In chapter four, the most significant chapter, I reconstruct and present the reasonings of the three selected sages; (1) Sage Mbuya shows that the Luo concept of time is linear.

That all the peoples of the world must hold one God in. Nicholas Dere Omolo, interviewed by H. Odera Oruka and Gail Presbey, 19 Novemberin Omolo’s home near Kisumu, Kenya. Interview in English, on tape, in possession of Presbey. “Interview with Chaungo Barasa,” in Kresse and Graness, Sagacious Reasoning p.

77; also in Odera Oruka, Sage Philosophy, p. African Sage Philosophy. The Sage Philosophy Project began in the mids at the Department of Philosophy of the University of Nairobi Kenya. At the University, Henry Odera Oruka () popularized the term “Sage Philosophy Project,” and closely related terms such as “philosophic sagacity,” both by initiating a project of interviewing African sages, and by naming this project in.

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Odera Oruka, The rational path. Odera Oruka's Philosophic Sagacity: Problems and Challenges of Conversation Method 73 Odera Oruka’s Method of Philosophic Sagacity Philosophic sagacity is a term coined by the Kenyan philosopher, Odera Oruka.

It describes the kind of philosophic activity which. With the recent death of Prof. Odera Oruka, founder of the ‘sage philosophy’ school of research based at the University of Nairobi, there is a need to look at some now-problematic issues. Sagacious Reasoning: Henry Odera Oruka in memoriam by Anke Graness (Editor), Kai Kresse (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. Oluwole, Sophie Bosede. a/ Oruka’s Mission in African Philosophy. In Sagacious Reasoning: Henry Odera Oruka in Memoriam, ed.

Graness and Kresse, – Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang/Nairobi: East African Educational Publishers. Google Scholar. Punishment and terrorism in Africa: problems in the philosophy and practice of punishment by H. Odera Oruka (Book) 13 editions published between and in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

A perusal of his books and essays on. Kresse eds. Sagacious Reasoning: Henry Odera Oruka in Memoriam. Frankfurt: Peter. Oruka, H. Odera. Sage Philosophy: Indigenous Thinkers. Odera Oruka: A Biographical Sketch v References Graness, A.

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