Description - Cornel West and Philosophy by Clarence Johnson
Cornel West is one of the most celebrated intellectuals working in America today. Professor Clarence Shole Johnson offers a reading of his important contributions to philosophy in this benchmark, thought provoking book. After a brief biographical sketch, Johnson leads us through a comprehensive examination of West's philosophy from his conceptions of pragmatism, existentialism, Marxism and Prophetic Christianity to his persuasive writings on black-Jewish relations, affirmative action, and the role of black intellectuals. Special focus is given to West's writings on ethics and social justice and how these inform his entire theorectical framework. Cornel West and Philosophy is a unique and indispensable guide to West's diverse philosophical writings.
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(229mm x 152mm x mm)
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Author Biography - Clarence Johnson
Clarence Shole Johnson is Professor of Philosophy at Middle Tennessee State University. He specializes in early modern philosophy, ethics and Africana and African American philosophy.