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Exploring religious meaning

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion.,
  • Religious literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementRobert C. Monk ... [et al.].
    ContributionsMonk, Robert C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL48 .E95 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 353 p. :
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2716286M
    ISBN 100132975246
    LC Control Number86009381

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