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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Paul M. Livingston.
SeriesRoutledge studies in twentieth-century philosophy -- 31
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB804 .L53 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23674758M
ISBN 109780415961141
LC Control Number2007043164

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