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Is There a Single Right Interpretation? (Studies of the Greater Philadelphia Philosophy Consortium) by Michael Krausz

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Western philosophy, from c 1900 -,
  • Philosophy,
  • Epistemology,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Criticism,
  • Hermeneutics

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages423
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9722540M
ISBN 100271021837
ISBN 109780271021836

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