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The End of the Cognitive Empire: The Coming of Age of Epistemologies of the South
In The End of the Cognitive Empire, Boaventura de Sousa, Professor of Sociology, University of Coimbra (Portugal), and Distinguished Legal Scholar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, further develops his concept of the "epistemologies of the South," in which he outlines a theoretical, methodological, and pedagogical framework for challenging the dominance of Eurocentric thought.
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