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The Development of Camus"s Concern for Social and Political Justice

"Justice Pour Un Juste"

by Mark Orme

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press .
Written in English

  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • French,
  • European - French,
  • Political Ideologies - General,
  • 1913-1960,
  • Camus, Albert,,
  • Justice in literature,
  • Political and social views

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8223394M
    ISBN 100838641105
    ISBN 109780838641101

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