metamorphosis of metaphysics.

by John Wisdom

Publisher: Oxford University Press in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 59 Downloads: 847
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  • Metaphysics,
  • Semantics (Philosophy)
  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAnnual philosophical lecture, Henriette Hertz Trust, British Academy -- 1961
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[37]-59 p. --
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14788596M

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