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The language of ethics.

Carl Wellman

The language of ethics.

by Carl Wellman

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics.,
  • Language and languages.,
  • Meaning (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [309]-321.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ41 .W4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination328 p.
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5822367M
    LC Control Number61008843
    OCLC/WorldCa375277

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