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Moral rules.

J. D. Mabbott

Moral rules.

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Published by [Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBritish Academy. Annual philosophical lecture, Henriette Hertz Trust, 1953, British Academy, London (Founded 1901) Annual philosophical lecture, Henriette Hertz Trust, 1953
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[97]-118 p. ;
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20728070M


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