Persuasion and Coercion: A Critical Review of Philosophical and Empirical Approaches

@article{Powers2007PersuasionAC,
  title={Persuasion and Coercion: A Critical Review of Philosophical and Empirical Approaches},
  author={Penny Powers},
  journal={HEC Forum},
  year={2007},
  volume={19},
  pages={125-143}
}
  • P. Powers
  • Published 26 May 2007
  • Philosophy
  • HEC Forum
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