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Facts, values and ethics. A confrontation with twentieth century British moral philosophy in particular G. E. Moore. by James H. Olthuis

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Published by Humanities Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Moore, G. E. -- 1873-1958. -- Ethics,
  • Ethics, British

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 205-211.

Statement[By] James H. Olthuis.
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LC ClassificationsB1647.M7 O4
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p.
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23314580M

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