Human existence, transcendence, and spirituality
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Human existence, transcendence, and spirituality by Santosh Chandra Sen Gupta

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Published by Indian Institute of Advanced Study in Simla .
Written in English


  • Philosophical anthropology.,
  • Transcendence (Philosophy).,
  • Intersubjectivity.,
  • Infinite.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementSantosh Chandra Sengupta.
LC ClassificationsBD450 .S3937
The Physical Object
Pagination108 p. ;
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4244149M
LC Control Number80900406

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