Cinderella, Survivor and Saviour: African Ethics and the Quest for a Global Ethic. Martin H. Prozesky – – In Munyaradzi Felix Murove (ed.), African Ethics: An. THE AFRICAN PHILOSOPHER KWAME GYEKYE explores how the Akan people of. Ghana conceive of a person. He uses this exploration to argue that there is. Kwame Gyekye – – Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy details Kwame Gyekye – – International Philosophical Quarterly 18 (3)
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