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Truth and ideology by Barth, Hans

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English


  • Marx, Karl, 1818-1883.,
  • Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900.,
  • Ideology.,
  • Truth.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Hans Barth ; translated by Frederic Lilge ; foreword by Reinhard Bendix.
LC ClassificationsB823.3 .B313
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 201 p. ;
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5071866M
ISBN 100520028201
LC Control Number74081430

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