2 edition of Many problems of realism found in the catalog.
Many problems of realism
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Paul Cortois.|
|Series||Studies in general philosophy of science,, v. 3|
|LC Classifications||Q175.32.R42 M36 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 258 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||258|
|LC Control Number||96143361|
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