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Dead People and the All-Affected Principle

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Dead People and the All-Affected Principle. / Bengtson, Andreas.

I: Journal of Applied Philosophy, Bind 37, Nr. 1, 02.2020, s. 89-102.

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskrift/Konferencebidrag i tidsskrift /Bidrag til avisTidsskriftartikelForskningpeer review

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Bengtson, A 2020, 'Dead People and the All-Affected Principle', Journal of Applied Philosophy, bind 37, nr. 1, s. 89-102. https://doi.org/10.1111/japp.12378

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Bengtson A. Dead People and the All-Affected Principle. Journal of Applied Philosophy. 2020 feb;37(1):89-102. https://doi.org/10.1111/japp.12378

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Bengtson, Andreas. / Dead People and the All-Affected Principle. I: Journal of Applied Philosophy. 2020 ; Bind 37, Nr. 1. s. 89-102.

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