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Rights in moral lives

a historical-philosophical essay

by A. I. Melden

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementA.I. Melden.
    LC ClassificationsBJ1031 .M38 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 155 p. ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2403774M
    ISBN 100520062752
    LC Control Number87034234

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