Deliver us from evil? Prospects for living ethically and acting politically in human geography

  title={Deliver us from evil? Prospects for living ethically and acting politically in human geography},
  author={Paul Cloke},
  journal={Progress in Human Geography},
  pages={587 - 604}
  • P. Cloke
  • Published 1 October 2002
  • Philosophy
  • Progress in Human Geography
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