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Nature and necessity

Milton Fisk

Nature and necessity

an essay in physical ontology.

by Milton Fisk

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ontology,
  • Philosophy of nature,
  • Necessity (Philosophy)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 281-292.

    SeriesIndiana University humanities series, no. 73
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD311 .F57 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 301 p.
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5303345M
    ISBN 100253339804
    LC Control Number72085605


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