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human action of forgiving a critical application of the metaphysics of Alfred North Whitehead by Jean Christine Lambert

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
Written in English


  • Whitehead, Alfred North, 1861-1947.,
  • Forgiveness.,
  • Act (Philosophy)

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Edition Notes

StatementJean Christine Lambert.
LC ClassificationsBJ1476 .L36 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 277 p. ;
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3023001M
ISBN 100819145963, 0819145971
LC Control Number85003252

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