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Yurco note that among peoples outside Egypt, the Nubians were closest ethnically to the Egyptians, shared the same culture in the predynastic period, and used the same pharaonoic political structure.

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Asante popularized the term “Afrocentrism”.

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This fact bears repeating again and again. According bzrbarism Diop, this osteology had to adapt from a life of living in open-air savannah to a life in cold, dark caves. Complex first chapter due to the scientific explanation of carbon dating. Cheikh Anta Diop was an Afrocentric historian, anthropologist, physicist and politician who studied the human race’s origins and pre-colonial African culture.

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Obenga referred to using “Afrocentrism” as a “perspective”.

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