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Indigenous Philosophy and World Politics: Cosmopolitical Contributions from across the Americas

Abstract The call for an Inter-Civilizational Dialogue informed by cosmopolitical forms of Comparative Political Theory as a way to address our unprecedented global challenges is among the most laudable projects that students of politics and related fields across the world have put forth in centuries. Unfortunately, however, up until this point the actual and potential contributions of the Indigenous or 'Fourth' World and its civilizational manifestations have been largely ignored. This has clearly been the case in what refers to Indigenous American or Abya-Yalan cultures and civilizations. The purpose of this dissertation is to acknowledge, add to, and further foster the contributions of Indigenous American cultures and civilizations to the... (more)
Created Date 2012
Contributor Figueroa Helland, Leonardo Esteban (Author) / Doty, Roxanne L (Advisor) / Ashley, Richard K (Committee member) / Mitchell, Michael J (Committee member) / Killsback, Leo (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Political Science / Native American studies / International relations / Americas / Ecology / Global / Indigenous / Philosophy / Politics
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 495 pages
Language English
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Note Ph.D. Political Science 2012
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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