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Analytic philosophy an historical introduction by Barry R. Gross

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Published by Pegasus in New York .
Written in English


  • Analysis (Philosophy),
  • Logical positivism

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 235-239.

Statementby Barry R. Gross.
SeriesPegasus traditions in philosophy
LC ClassificationsB808.5 .G76
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p.
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5075476M
LC Control Number74101078

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