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Shamil Jeppie is a senior lecturer in the department of historical studies at the University of Cape Town, a key advisor to the South Africa-Mali Timbuktu Manuscript Project, and the author of Language Identity Modernity: The Arabic Study Circle of Durban. Souleymane Bachir Diagne is a professor in the department of philosophy at Northwestern University. He is the author of The Cultural Question in Africa, as well as a French translation of mathematician George Boole's Laws of Thought. He lives in Evanston, Illinois.
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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 376 pages
  • Publisher: Human Sciences Research Council (September 5, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0796922047
  • ISBN-13: 978-0796922045
  • Product Dimensions: 8.2 x 1.3 x 10.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.6 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,814,675 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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