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Published by Oxford university press in London .
Written in English


  • Philosophy.

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Other titlesReason and intuition, and other essays.
Statementby J.L. Stocks ... edited with an introduction by Dorothy M. Emmet ...
ContributionsEmmet, Dorothy Mary, 1904-
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 259, [1] p.
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16368425M

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