Pushing for a More Humane Society

  title={Pushing for a More Humane Society},
  author={Barbara R. Bergmann},
  journal={The American Economist},
  pages={11 - 15}
  • B. Bergmann
  • Published 22 September 2005
  • History
  • The American Economist
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