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Knowledge and civilization

Barry Allen

Knowledge and civilization

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, CO .
Written in English


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StatementBarry Allen ; [foreword by Richard Rorty].
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LC ClassificationsBD
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 242 p. :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22542757M
ISBN 100813341353


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