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philosophy of practicality

Wojciech Gasparski

philosophy of practicality

a treatise on the philosophy of Tadeusz Kotarbiński

by Wojciech Gasparski

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Published by Philosophical Society of Finland, Distributed by Akateeminen Kirjakauppa in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kotarbiński, Tadeusz.,
  • Praxeology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWojciech W. Gasparski.
    SeriesActa philosophica Fennica -- v. 53
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB832.2 .G37 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14742278M
    ISBN 109519264183


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