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Doing better

Tad Dunne

Doing better

the next revolution in ethics

by Tad Dunne

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Published by Marquette University Press in Milwaukee, Wis .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Tad Dunne
SeriesMarquette studiesm in philoosphy -- no. 68
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .D86 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 295 p. :
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24478307M
ISBN 100874627664
ISBN 109780874627664
LC Control Number2010000578
OCLC/WorldCa499741435

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