Antinomies and the problem of ontology in Hegel’s Science of logic

Cengiz, Övünç
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Citation Formats
Ö. Cengiz, “Antinomies and the problem of ontology in Hegel’s Science of logic,” Ph.D. - Doctoral Program, Middle East Technical University, 2014.