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Cities of Words

Pedagogical Letters on a Register of the Moral Life

by Stanley Cavell

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Published by Belknap Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Western philosophy, from c 1900 -,
  • Philosophy,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7671376M
    ISBN 100674018184
    ISBN 109780674018181

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