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Conflicts of power in modern culture

Conference on Science, Philosophy and Religion in Their Relation to the Democratic Way of Life 7th University of Chicago 1946.

Conflicts of power in modern culture

seventh symposium.

by Conference on Science, Philosophy and Religion in Their Relation to the Democratic Way of Life 7th University of Chicago 1946.

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Published by Distributed by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Modern -- 20th century -- Congresses,
  • Power (Social sciences) -- Congresses,
  • Civilization -- Philosophy -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Lyman Bryson, Louis Finkelstein [and] R. M. MacIver.
    ContributionsBryson, Lyman, 1888-1959, ed., Finkelstein, Louis, 1895- ed., MacIver, Robert M. 1882-1970, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB425 .C57 1946
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 703 p.
    Number of Pages703
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5320010M
    LC Control Number72170447


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It is vital to address the roots of conflict.