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Morality, religious and secular

the dilemma of the traditional conscience

by Mitchell, Basil.

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics,
  • Humanism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Basil Mitchell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .M56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 168 p. ;
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4426097M
    ISBN 100198245378
    LC Control Number79042792


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