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Published by Wiley-Blackwell Pub. in Chichester, U.K, Malden, Mass. .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Francisco J. Ayala and Robert Arp
SeriesContemporary debates in philosophy -- 12
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH331 .C8465 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 426 p. :
Number of Pages438
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24461566M
ISBN 101405159987, 1405159995
ISBN 109781405159982, 9781405159999
LC Control Number2009032169
OCLC/WorldCa426813330

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