TITLE

Editor's Introduction

AUTHOR(S)
Bykova, Marina F.
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Russian Studies in Philosophy;Fall2011, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the philosophical merits of the prose by Leo Tolstoy and Anton Chekhov, the doctrine of nonresistance to evil by force, and the formal logic.
ACCESSION #
75009311

 

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