What is this Thing Called „Sunsum“?

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Clifford Owusu-Gyamfi

A Historiographical and Philosophical Investigation into the Nature of the Akan „Sunsum“, from its Pneumatological Conception to the Contemporary Argument of Quasi-physicalism

ISBN 978-3-643-80334-4
Band-Nr. 10
Jahr 2023
Seiten 202
Bindung broschiert
Reihe Afrikanische Theologie / African Theology / Théologie Africaine


In recent decades, African scholarship has
stressed the importance of regional oral traditions in
academic learning. With this broad knowledge base in African
studies, significant categories of socio-religious learning
have been closely studied. This volume focuses on the notion
of „spirit“ as understood by the Akan people of West Africa.

Clifford Owusu-Gyamfi is a systematic
theologian from Ghana who lives in Switzerland. MTh from the
University of Lausanne and PhD from the University of