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On understanding violence philosophically

J. Glenn Gray

On understanding violence philosophically

and other essays

by J. Glenn Gray

  • 48 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heidegger, Martin, 1889-1976,
  • Violence

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] J. Glenn Gray.
    SeriesHarper Torchbooks, TB 1521
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB3279.H49 G68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination90 p.
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4913109M
    LC Control Number76119636

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