Society and knowledge. by V. Gordon Childe

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Original ed. issued as v. 6 of World perspectives.

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LC ClassificationsBD175 .C54 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 131 p.
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5290668M
ISBN 100837166209
LC Control Number72010690

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Powers of judgement and decision making 11 III. A SECOND RESPONSE:File Size: KB. Imaam Ibn Qudaamah said: "As for knowledge of the Religion, all of it is praiseworthy. It is divided into usool (fundamental issues), furoo' (subsidiary issues), muqaddimaat (introductory knowledge) and mutammimaat (complementary knowledge).

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