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Religion and modernization

sociologists and historians debate the secularization thesis

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Secularism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-223) and index.

    Statementedited by Steve Bruce.
    ContributionsBruce, Steve, 1954-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2747.8 .R45 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 227 p. :
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1713040M
    ISBN 10019827369X
    LC Control Number92015171

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