6 edition of On understanding violence philosophically found in the catalog.
On understanding violence philosophically
J. Glenn Gray
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||[by] J. Glenn Gray.|
|Series||Harper Torchbooks, TB 1521|
|LC Classifications||B3279.H49 G68|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||90|
|LC Control Number||76119636|
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