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An Historical introduction to moral philosophy

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

    Subjects:
  • Ethics -- History.,
  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[selected and edited by] Michael F. Wagner.
    ContributionsWagner, Michael F., 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ71 .H57 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 273 p. ;
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1885750M
    ISBN 100136014518
    LC Control Number90046813

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