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Philosophers and their language.

Yvon Belaval

Philosophers and their language.

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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Terminology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Norbert Guterman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB49 .B413
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 147 p.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5988225M
    LC Control Number66018481


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