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Intimations of reality

critical realism in science and religion
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Published for DePauw University, Greencastle, Ind., by University of Notre Dame Press , Notre Dame, Ind
Science -- Philosophy, Religion and sc
Other titlesMendenhall lectures.
Statementby Arthur Peacocke.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ175 .P347 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2866863M
ISBN 100268011559, 0268011567
LC Control Number84040357

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