Engaged Philosophy

Essays in Honour of David Braybrooke

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Social & political philosophy,
  • General,
  • Philosophy / Political,
  • Political,
  • Philosophy,
  • Ethics,
  • Philosophy and social sciences,
  • Political science

Edition Notes

ContributionsSusan Sherwin (Editor), Peter Schotch (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11207829M
ISBN 100802038905
ISBN 109780802038906

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