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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston, MA .
Written in English


  • Education -- Philosophy.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited, with comments, by I. Scheffler
ContributionsScheffler, Israel
LC ClassificationsLB"7"S28"1966
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 387 p
Number of Pages387
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21163739M
LC Control Number66-20642

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