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Ruling passions a theory of practical reasoning by Simon Blackburn

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, Oxford, New York .
Written in English


  • Ethics, Evolutionary,
  • Practical reason

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-328) and index.

StatementSimon Blackburn.
LC ClassificationsBJ1311 .B53 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 334 p. ;
Number of Pages334
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL344803M
ISBN 100198247850
LC Control Number98003781

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