Includes bibliographical references (p. -143).
|Other titles||African systems of science, technology, and art.|
|Statement||Gloria Thomas-Emeagwali, editor.|
|Contributions||Thomas-Emeagwali, Gloria, 1950-|
|LC Classifications||T28.N6 A47 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||143 p. :|
|Number of Pages||143|
|LC Control Number||94169201|
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The spirituality of Africa National & World Affairs Jacob Olupona, professor of indigenous African religions at Harvard Divinity School and professor of African and African-American studies in Harvard’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences, recently sat down for an interview about his lifelong research on indigenous African : Anthony Chiorazzi. African indigenous knowledge systems and relevance of higher education in South Africa indigenous knowledge systems as a tool for making higher education relevant to the developmental challenges in South Africa and African at large (Muya, ). The call for the interfacing of iKS with other knowledge systems is based on tenetsFile Size: KB. African Americans in Science From inventors and surgeons to chemists and zoologists, African Americans have made invaluable contributions to science and humanity. Many of these individuals were able to have great success in the face of bigotry and : Regina Bailey. A compilation of very thoroughly researched papers that documents Africa's contributions to astronomy, agriculture, architecture, engineering, aeronautics, mathematics, medicine, metallurgy, physics and writing systems. Also included in this text are articles detailing the African-American's contributions to science and invention.
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