Choose an essay topic and answer the question in essay format. The essay should be 5 indented double-spaced typed paragraphs (font: Times Roman Style, size: 12). Although the usage of your “own voice” of interpretation is warranted there is an expectation that your ideas will be supported by information obtained throughout this course (to include course notes, written assignment feedback and handouts from class and the Home page online, as well as lectures and assigned readings, discussions and written assignments). Use MLA, APA or Turabian when asked to provide supporting examples and quotes. Word length should be between 500-700 words. Essay will be graded based on the rubric provided.
What is hermeneutics? How can it assist in decreasing homogeneity in political thought? Based on Anakwue’s The African Origins of Greek Philosophy how can hermeneutics be utilized to expand the definition of philosophy to allow the inclusion of the contributions of Africa in the discussion of the development of philosophical and ultimately political thought?
Required Reading The African Origins of Greek Philosophy: Ancient Egypt in Retrospect
by Nicholas Anakwue