Toward an ontology of number, mind, and sign by Charles B. Daniels

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  • Knowledge, Theory of.,
  • Ontology.,
  • Signs and symbols.,
  • Number theory.

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Bibliography: p. [148]-155.

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StatementCharles B. Daniels, James B. Freeman, Gerald W. Charlwood.
SeriesScots philosophical monographs -- no. 10
ContributionsCharlwood, Gerald W., Freeman, James B.
LC ClassificationsBD311 .D17 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination155 p. ;
Number of Pages155
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Open LibraryOL21335436M
ISBN 100080324622

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