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Evolutionary jurisprudence Darwinian theory in juridical science by Peter W. Strahlendorf

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • University of Toronto. -- Faculty of Law. -- Dissertations.,
  • Jurisprudence.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesDarwinian theory in juridical science.
StatementPeter W. Strahlendorf.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (x, 778 leaves) ;
Number of Pages778
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17222362M

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