“What it means to be human!”

A Conversation with Cornel West

Eduardo Mendieta, Cornel West

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Abstract

This conversation with Cornel West about his views on philosophical anthropology, race, U.S. history, tragedy, German philosophy, and theology includes lengthy discussions on former U.S. president Barack Obama, his policies, and his failure to live up to the promise of black prophetic thought.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)137-170
Number of pages34
JournalCritical Philosophy of Race
Volume5
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

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  • Anthropology
  • Philosophy

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In: Critical Philosophy of Race, Vol. 5, No. 2, 01.01.2017, p. 137-170.

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