Achille Mbembe

Political scientist, Person

1957 –

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Who is Achille Mbembe?

Achille Mbembe is a philosopher, political scientist, and public intellectual. He was born near Otélé in French Cameroons in 1957. He obtained his Ph.D. in History at the University of Sorbonne in Paris, France, in 1989. He subsequently obtained a D.E.A. in Political Science at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques in the same city. He has held appointments at Columbia University in New York, Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., University of Pennsylvania, University of California, Berkeley, Yale University, Duke University and Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa in Dakar, Senegal.

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Born
1957
Cameroon
Profession
Education
  • Doctorate, Collège de Sorbonne
    ( - 1989)
Employment
  • Yale University
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Brookings Institution
  • Columbia University

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on July 23, 2013

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