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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Truth,
  • Liar paradox

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [143]-150) and index.

StatementJC [sic] Beall.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBC171 .B35 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 154 p. ;
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23400768M
ISBN 100199268738
ISBN 109780199268733
LC Control Number2009924587

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