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Reason and the common good

Arthur Edward Murphy

Reason and the common good

selected essays.

by Arthur Edward Murphy

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 398-408.

    StatementEdited by William H. Hay, Marcus G. Singer [and] Arthur E. Murphy.
    SeriesPrentice-Hall philosophy series
    ContributionsHay, William Henry, 1917- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB945.M961 H3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination413 p.
    Number of Pages413
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5878296M
    LC Control Number63008665
    OCLC/WorldCa372110

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