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The experience of freedom by Jean-Luc Nancy

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
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  • Liberty

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-207) and index.

StatementJean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Bridget McDonald ; with a foreword by Peter Fenves.
SeriesMeridian, Meridian (Stanford, Calif.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB105.L45 N3613 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 210 p. ;
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1407873M
ISBN 100804721750, 0804721904
LC Control Number93016348

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