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5 edition of **Logical constructions.** found in the catalog.

Logical constructions.

John Wisdom

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- 33 Currently reading

Published
**1969** by Random House in New York .

Written in English

- Wittgenstein, Ludwig, 1889-1951.,
- Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970.,
- Analysis (Philosophy),
- Logical positivism.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. [179]-181.

Statement | With an introd. by Judith Jarvis Thomson. |

Series | A Random House study in philosophy, SPH20 |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | B808.5 .W56 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 181 p. |

Number of Pages | 181 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL5685540M |

LC Control Number | 69017415 |

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