African-American Perspectives and Philosophical Traditions 1st Edition

2 customer reviews
ISBN-13: 978-0415916394
ISBN-10: 0415916399
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 13-digit and 10-digit formats both work.
Scan an ISBN with your phone
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Buy new
$150.00
Usually ships within 1 to 3 weeks.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
6 New from $144.53
Qty:1
African-American Perspect... has been added to your Cart
Rent from Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
$9.21
Hardcover, December 6, 1996
"Please retry"
$150.00
$144.53 $129.34
More Buying Choices
6 New from $144.53 4 Used from $129.34
Free Two-Day Shipping for College Students with Amazon Student Free%20Two-Day%20Shipping%20for%20College%20Students%20with%20Amazon%20Student


InterDesign Brand Store Awareness Rent Textbooks
$150.00 FREE Shipping. Usually ships within 1 to 3 weeks. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Editorial Reviews

About the Author

John Pittman teaches at John Jay College of Criminal Justice at CUNY.
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details

  • Hardcover: 312 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (December 6, 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0415916399
  • ISBN-13: 978-0415916394
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 6.5 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #10,766,357 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Customer Reviews

5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See both customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
John Pittman is currently Co-chair of the Philosophy Department at John Jay College.

He states in the Introduction to the (1997) Routledge edition, "The articles collected in this volume first appeared in a special triple issue of the 'Philosophical Forum,' published in December 1992. That was the second issue of that journal devoted to the work of African-American philosophers; the first was published fifteen years earlier, entitled, 'Philosophy and the Black Experience.' Some of the writers appearing here also had articles in that earlier issue, but most did not: much has changed since 1978."

Contributors include such famous black philosophers as K. Anthony Appiah (In My Father's House: Africa in the Philosophy of Culture); Lucius Outlaw (On Race and Philosophy); Leonard Harris (The Critical Pragmatism of Alain Locke); Bernard Boxill (Blacks & Social Justice); Tommy Lott (The Invention of Race: Black Culture and the Politics of Representation); Adrian M.S. Piper; Anita Allen (
...Read more ›
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
By W. Pringle on April 29, 2015
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Pittman has presented an important work in the crucial area of African American philosophy.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again