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curious strength of positivism in English political thought

Noel Gilroy Annan

curious strength of positivism in English political thought

by Noel Gilroy Annan

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science,
  • Positivism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Noel Annan.
    SeriesL.T. Hobhouse memorial trust lecture -- no. 28
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA76 .A54 1959
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21 p. ;
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14709943M

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