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Wise choices, apt feelings a theory of normative judgment by Allan Gibbard

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Published by Clarendon in Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Judgment (Ethics)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p329-338. - Includes index.

StatementAllan Gibbard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBJ1408.5
The Physical Object
Paginationx,346p. ;
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16259532M
ISBN 100198249853

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