Logic, ontology, and action

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Statementcontributors, H.D. Lewis ... [et al.].
SeriesJadavpur studies in philosophy ;, v. 1
ContributionsLewis, Hywel David.
LC ClassificationsBC50 .L56
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Paginationxi, 269 p. ;
Number of Pages269
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Open LibraryOL4246606M
LC Control Number80902988

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