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Medusa"s Ear

University Foundings from Kant to Chora L

by Dawne McCance

  • 28 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of education,
  • Universities / polytechnics,
  • General,
  • Higher,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Semiotics & Theory,
  • Philosophy,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Derrida, Jacques,
  • Education, Higher,
  • Philosophy, European,
  • Postmodernism and higher educa,
  • Postmodernism and higher education

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11150314M
    ISBN 100791462471
    ISBN 109780791462478

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