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The theory of abstract ethics.

Thomas Whittaker

The theory of abstract ethics.

by Thomas Whittaker

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Published by University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 126 p.
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17779638M

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