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Good & evil actions

Steven J. Jensen

Good & evil actions

a journey through Saint Thomas Aquinas

by Steven J. Jensen

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Published by Catholic University of America Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesGood and evil actions
StatementSteven J. Jensen
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBJ1401 .J46 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 324 p. ;
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24448564M
ISBN 10081321727X
ISBN 109780813217277
LC Control Number2009036241
OCLC/WorldCa436358427

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