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Logic and nature

Marie Taylor Swabey

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Published
**1930**
by New York university press in New York
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Written in English

- Logic

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by Marie Collins Swabey ... |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | xiv, 384 p. |

Number of Pages | 384 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL16649344M |

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This book develops in full detail the theoretical positions sketched in Bourdieu's Outline of a Theory of Practice. It will be especially useful to readers seeking to grasp the subtle concepts central to Bourdieu's theory, to theorists interested in his points of departure from structuralism (especially fom Lévi-Strauss), and to critics 5/5(1). A Brief Text-Book of Logic and Mental Philosophy by Rev. Charles Coppens, S.J. New York Schwartz, Kirwin, and Fauss

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