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By Molefi K. Asante,Kariamu Welsh

Africa, based on the participants to this anthology, is one cultural river with various tributaries articulated by means of their particular responses to historical past and the surroundings. They be aware of the similarities in habit, perceptions, and applied sciences of African tradition that tie these tributaries jointly. The fourteen unique essays through top students of African experiences are equipped in 4 normal divisions which examine the ethno-cultural motif, the inventive culture, ideas of cultural price, and cultural continua.

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