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Growing edges in the psychology of religion

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Published by Nelson-Hall in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Psychology, Religious -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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Edition Notes

Statement[edited by] John R. Tisdale.
ContributionsTisdale, John R.
LC ClassificationsBL53 .G784
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 350 p. ;
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4416178M
ISBN 100882293389
LC Control Number79020116

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