Tradition/Modernity Volume Resources

In Library by Ola Idris

Article: Power is knowledge: Dr. Chika Ezeanya Esiobu on the relationship between ideas and power.



The Structure of Scientific Revolution by Thomas S. Kuhn
The Wretched of the Earth by Franz Fanon
Indigenous Knowledge and Education in Africa by Chika Ezeanya-Esiobu
Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire

Article: Love Letter to Sudan


Article: Africa is a continent and other stories: Why we need new maps, new words and old ideas


The Myth of Continents: A Critique of Metageography by Martin W. Lewis and Karen. E Wigen
Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization by Martin Bernal
Encyclopedia Britannica
History of Civilization in England By Henry Thomas Buckle
The History and Geography of Human Genes By Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza
An Essay on African Philosophical Thought: The Akan Conceptual Scheme by Kwame Gyekye

Article: Tradition : What should we do with our cultural past?

UJAMAA: Essays on Socialism By Julius K. Nyerere
The Politics of Change: A Jamaican Testament by Michael Manley
Tradition and Modernity: Philosophical Reflections on the African Experience by Kwame Gyekye

Article: Where is Jamaica 

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Article: Dr Munyaradzi Mawere explains Knowledge


Culture, Indigenous Knowledge and Development in Africa: Reviving Interconnections for Sustainable Development
Theorizing Development in Africa: Towards Building an African Framework of Development
Heritage Practices for Sustainability: Ethnographic Insights from the BaTonga Community Museum in Zimbabwe
Humans, Other Beings and the Environment : Harurwa and Environmental Conservation in Southeastern Zimbabwe
The Struggle of African Indigenous Knowledge Systems in an Age of Globalization: A Case for Children’s Traditional Games in South Eastern Zimbabwe
African Belief and Knowledge Systems: A Critical Perspective

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Article: Celina Caesar-Chavannes on power, politics and Black womanhood in Canada


The Spark: A Mother’s Story of Nurturing Genius by Kristine Barnett