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Natural Law

Reflections on Theory and Practice

by Jacques Maritain

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Published by St. Augustine"s Press .
Written in English

  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Foundations of law,
  • Phenomenology & Existentialism,
  • Religion,
  • Human rights,
  • Philosophy,
  • General,
  • Natural law

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilliam Sweet (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8714335M
    ISBN 10189031868X
    ISBN 109781890318680

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natural law, is usually a very plain and simple matter, easily understood by common minds. Those who desire to know "hat it is, in any particular case, seldom have to go far to find it. It is true, it must be learned, like any other science.

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