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Social and Political Philosophy by John Arthur

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Political ideologies,
  • Political Philosophy,
  • Social Philosophy,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Textbooks,
  • Philosophy,
  • Political obligation,
  • General,
  • Political,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Democracy,
  • Civil rights,
  • Political science

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages560
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9298667M
ISBN 100137537999
ISBN 109780137537990

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