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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English


  • Reference,
  • Political Science,
  • Civilization, Islamic,
  • Civilization, Western,
  • Greek influences,
  • Platonists,
  • Politics/International Relations

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Edition Notes

ContributionsMarcel Van Ackeren (Editor), Orrin F. Summerell (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12831301M
ISBN 103631555458
ISBN 109783631555453

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