Author Affiliation, Ana.
Philosophy in Jamaican Proverbs
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Aims to show that there are Jamaican proverbs which are interesting from the point of view of at least four areas of philosophy: metaphysics, epistemology, ethics and aesthetics. Most of the poverbs discussed are from a variety of sources, and so they differ in their renderings of the Jamaican language. The interpretations are those of the collectors or the author's. It is to be expected that interpretations of them will sometimes vary from person to person.....