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Against Autonomy

Lyotard, Judgement and Action (Ashgate New Critical Thinking in Philosophy)
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Modern Western philosophy, c 1600 to the present, Social & political philosophy, General, Ethics & Moral Philosophy, Philosophy, Politics / Current Events, Autonomy (Philosophy), Justice (Philosophy), Lyotard, Jean Francois, Lyotard, Jean Fran
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