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In praise of intransigence

Richard H. Weisberg

In praise of intransigence

the perils of flexibility

by Richard H. Weisberg

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rigidity (Psychology),
  • Modern Ethics,
  • Adaptability (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-175) and index.

    StatementRichard H. Weisberg
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ301 .W45 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 182 pages
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27166834M
    ISBN 100199334986
    ISBN 109780199334988
    LC Control Number2013032055
    OCLC/WorldCa860944020

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