Morality matters by Roger Trigg

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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, MA .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Ethics,
  • Political ethics

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-174) and index

Book details

StatementRoger Trigg
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .T74 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 179 p. ;
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17137157M
ISBN 100631235949, 0631235957
LC Control Number2003028153

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