Infinite regress the theory and history of varieties of change by Nicholas Rescher

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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementNicholas Rescher
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LC ClassificationsB105.I535 R47 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 180 p. :
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24523445M
ISBN 101412810965
ISBN 109781412810968
LC Control Number2010005245
OCLC/WorldCa494691793

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