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The significance of sense

meaning, modality, and morality.

by Roger Wertheimer

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca [N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 207-211.

    SeriesContemporary philosophy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .W44
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 216 p.
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5706653M
    ISBN 100801406722
    LC Control Number70162541

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    Get this from a library! The significance of sense: meaning, modality, and morality. [Roger Wertheimer]. Sound and Sense book. Read 78 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Normal visible cover wear, binding tight, writing and markings inside/5.

      The book of Revelation is understandable. God would not have given it to us if its meaning were entirely a mystery. The key to understanding the book of Revelation is to interpret it as literally as possible—it says what it means and means what it says. sense definition: 1. an ability to understand, recognize, value, or react to something, especially any of the five. Learn more.


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