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Morality as a biological phenomenon Report of the Dahlem Workshop on Biology and Morals, Berlin 1977, November 28-December 2 (Life sciences research reports ; 9) by

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Published by Abakon-Verlagsgesellschaft [in Komm.] .
Written in English

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Number of Pages322
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Open LibraryOL8944875M
ISBN 103820012117
ISBN 109783820012118

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