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Perspectives in philosophy

Robert Nelson Beck

Perspectives in philosophy

a book of readings

by Robert Nelson Beck

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Introductions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Robert N. Beck.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD31 .B38 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 524 p.
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5688215M
    ISBN 100030767555
    LC Control Number69020454
    OCLC/WorldCa87558

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