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us: Hountondji, Paulin J., 1942-

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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Paulin Jidenu
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Cotonou (Benin)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Benin
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Université nationale du Bénin
        • Affiliation Start: 1972
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: African Centre for Advanced Studies in Porto Novo
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) College teachers
          (lcsh) Public officers
            (lcsh) Authors
        • Sources

          • found: Author's Libertés, c1973.
          • found: L'ancien et le nouveau, 2013: title page (Paulin J. Hountondji) page 4 of cover (born in Abidjan in 1942; Benin nationality; has taught at many universities; teaching at Université nationale du Benin in Cotonou since 1972)
          • found: OCLC, February 26, 2014 (access point: Hountondji, Paulin J., Hountondji, Paulin J., 1942- , Hountondji, Paulin Jidenu; usage: Paulin J. Hountondji)
          • found: The Oxford Encyclopedia of African Thought, accessed via The Oxford African American Studies Center online database, July 27, 2014: (Hountondji, Paulin; Paulin J. Hountondji; philosopher; born in 1942 in Dahomey, in what was then French West Africa; educated at the {acute}Ecole Normale Sup{acute}erieure in Paris, graduated in 1966, and remained in France to complete a thesis in 1970; lecturer in France, the Republic of the Congo, and Benin; professor of Philosophy at the National University of Benin in Cotonou; became the Minister of Education (1992) and then the Minister for Culture and Communications; resigned in 1994 and returned to lecture and research at the National University of Benin; director of the African Centre for Advanced Studies in Porto Novo)
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          • 1983-04-09: new
          • 2015-03-27: revised
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