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Introduction to modern philosophy

examining the human condition

by Alburey Castell

  • 13 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Modern.,
  • Philosophy -- Introductions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAlburey Castell, Donald M. Borchert, Arthur Zucker.
    GenreIntroductions.
    ContributionsBorchert, Donald M., 1934-, Zucker, Arthur, 1942-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB791 .C3 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 654 p. ;
    Number of Pages654
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6783728M
    ISBN 100130194581
    LC Control Number00034708
    OCLC/WorldCa44089280

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