The concept of Botho and HIV & AIDS in Botswana /

Ever since the publication of Placide Tempel's epoch-making work Bantu Philosophy, African philosophers have worked to dispel the myth that there is no metaphysics in Africa. In the East African context we remember the names of Joseph Nyasmi and Odera Oruka, and in the West African context, Pau...

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Imprint:Eldoret, Kenya : Zapf Chancery, 2007.
Description:1 online resource (xiv, 133 pages)
Language:English
Subject:AIDS (Disease) -- Botswana.
AIDS (Disease) -- Botswana -- Religious aspects.
HIV infections -- Botswana.
HIV infections -- Botswana -- Religious aspects.
Bioethics -- Botswana.
Medical ethics -- Botswana.
Philosophical anthropology -- Botswana.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- AIDS & HIV.
MEDICAL -- AIDS & HIV.
PHILOSOPHY / Metaphysics
HIV infections -- Religious aspects.
AIDS (Disease)
AIDS (Disease) -- Religious aspects.
Bioethics.
HIV infections.
Manners and customs.
Medical ethics.
Philosophical anthropology.
Religion
AIDS.
Botswana -- Social life and customs.
Botswana.
Botswana
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11189373
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Varying Form of Title:Concept of Botho and HIV and AIDS in Botswana
Concept of Botho and HIV/AIDS in Botswana
Other authors / contributors:Gaie, Joseph B. R.
Mmolai, Sana.
ISBN:9789966040411
9966040412
9789966718556
9966718559
9789966040398
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
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Summary:Ever since the publication of Placide Tempel's epoch-making work Bantu Philosophy, African philosophers have worked to dispel the myth that there is no metaphysics in Africa. In the East African context we remember the names of Joseph Nyasmi and Odera Oruka, and in the West African context, Pauline Hotoundji and Kwesi Wiredu have made monumental contributions to elucidate African metaphysics. This compendium, presented by a group of scholars from the University of Botswana, seeks to build bridges between the seemingly estranged disciplines of African metaphysics, existential philosophy, and ec.
Other form:Print version: Concept of Botho and HIV & AIDS in Botswana. Eldoret, Kenya : Zapf Chancery, 2007 9789966718556