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MacIntyre reader

Alasdair C. MacIntyre

MacIntyre reader

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Published by Polity Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aristotle.,
  • Philosophy and social sciences.,
  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-297) and index.

    Statementedited by Kelvin Knight.
    ContributionsKnight, Kelvin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB1647.M121 M33 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 300 p. ;
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21986807M
    ISBN 100745619746, 0745619754

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