The Primacy of Practice: Medicine and Postmodernism

  • Stephen Toulmin
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 50)


Practical Wisdom Language Game Nicomachean Ethic Practical Philosophy European Philosophy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen Toulmin
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  1. 1.The Center for Multiethnic & Transnational StudiesUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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