African Indigenous Knowledge and the Disciplines by Gloria Emeagwali, George J. Sefa Dei

By Gloria Emeagwali, George J. Sefa Dei

This article explores the multidisciplinary context of African Indigenous wisdom structures from students and pupil activists dedicated to the interrogation, construction, articulation, dissemination and normal improvement of endogenous and indigenous modes of highbrow job and praxis. The paintings reinforces the call for for the decolonization of the academy and makes the case for a paradigmatic shift in content material, material and curriculum in associations in Africa and in other places - which will difficult and rejecting disinformation and highbrow servitude. Indigenous highbrow discourses regarding diversified disciplines take middle level during this quantity with a spotlight on schooling, arithmetic, drugs, chemistry and engineering of their ancient and modern context.

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ANZ Journal of Surgery. Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 68(4), 292-295. The humble leech’s medical magic. (2004). stm. Friday, 2 July. Wilford, J. (2011). African cave yields evidence of a prehistoric paint factory. The New York Times, October 13. , & Kwaghe, Z. E. (2014). Traditional tannery and dyeing (Yirie) methods: A science par excellence in Northeastern Nigeria. In G. Emeagwali & G. J. S. ), African indigenous knowledge and the disciplines. Rotterdam: Sense Publishers (this volume, chapter 4).

This serves as the final stage of converting hide and skin into leather before it is sprayed and dried on ropes, or sometimes it is nailed to a flat surface using pegs. A second use of the tannin or tannic acid is to enhance extensibility of the skin to enable water loss during the drying process. The tanner affirmed that the tannic acid may or may not be used for a second time depending on what the leather is to be used for. In other words, whenever the local tanner is producing leather for specific uses such as shoes or matchet or knife sheaths, he will have different textures.

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