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The Thinking of the Sensible Merleau-Ponty"s A-Philosophy (SPEP) by Mauro Carbone

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Published by Northwestern University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Metaphysics & ontology,
  • Western philosophy, from c 1900 -,
  • Movements - Phenomenology,
  • Philosophy,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Philosophy / Phenomenology,
  • Merleau-Ponty, Maurice,,
  • General,
  • 1908-1961

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7979429M
ISBN 100810119862
ISBN 109780810119864

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