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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Science -- Philosophy.,
  • Positivism.,
  • Pragmatism.

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Statementby Charles W. Morris.
SeriesPhilosophy in America, Actualités scientifiques et industrielles ;, 449., Exposés de philosophie scientifique ;, 1.
LC ClassificationsQ111 .A3 no. 449, Q175 .A3 no. 449
The Physical Object
Pagination71 p. ;
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5184828M
ISBN 100404592732
LC Control Number75003285

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