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The origins of certainty

means and meanings in Pascal"s Pensées

by Hugh McCullough Davidson

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pascal, Blaise, 1623-1662,
  • Catholic Church -- Apologetic works,
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrines,
  • Apologetics,
  • Certainty,
  • Belief and doubt

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHugh M. Davidson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB1901.P43 D38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 158 p. ;
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4725123M
    ISBN 100226137163
    LC Control Number78012768

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