What are philosophical systems? by Jules Vuillemin

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Philosophy,
  • Methodology,
  • Ontology,
  • Language and languages

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StatementJules Vuillemin
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27095674M
ISBN 100521112281
ISBN 109780521112284
OCLC/WorldCa317252321

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