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Goods and virtues

by Michael A. Slote

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics,
  • Good and evil,
  • Virtues

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael Slote.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .S517 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3164641M
    ISBN 100198247079
    LC Control Number83006567

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