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Religion today

a critical thinking approach to religious studies

by Ross Aden

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers in Lanham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Textbooks,
  • Religions,
  • Religion

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoss Aden
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL80.3 .A34 2012
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Paginationvii, 444
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25361553M
    ISBN 109780742563711, 9780742563728, 9781442219618
    LC Control Number2012021964


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