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Between freedom and necessity an essay on the place of value by Steven Schroeder

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Published by Rodopi in Amsterdam .
Written in English


  • Free will and determinism,
  • Values

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Edition Notes

StatementSteven Schroeder
SeriesValue inquiry book series -- v. 99
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 131 p. ;
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17004925M
ISBN 109042013028

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