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Morality and the good life

Robert C. Solomon

Morality and the good life

an introduction to ethics through classical sources

by Robert C. Solomon

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Published by McGraw-Hill in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert C. Solomon, Clancy W. Martin.
    ContributionsMartin, Clancy W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .S57 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 476 p. ;
    Number of Pages476
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22231303M
    ISBN 100072831928
    ISBN 109780072831924
    LC Control Number2003045931
    OCLC/WorldCa51855582

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