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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Religious psychology,
  • Psychology and religion

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementTyler H. Blaine, Amy J. McCurty, editors
SeriesReligion and spirituality
LC ClassificationsBF51 .R43 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 209 p. ;
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25309509M
ISBN 101613242557
ISBN 109781613242551
LC Control Number2012392834

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