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System of ethics

Leonard Nelson

System of ethics

by Leonard Nelson

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Leonard Nelson ; translated by Norbert Guterman ; foreword by H.J. Paton ; introduction by Julius Kraft.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1114 .N37
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 285 p. ;
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6202128M
    LC Control Number56011795
    OCLC/WorldCa301203

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