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Society, spirituality, and the sacred

Don Swenson

Society, spirituality, and the sacred

a social scientific introduction

by Don Swenson

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

  • Religion and sociology -- Textbooks

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [402]-430) and index.

    StatementDonald S. Swenson.
    LC ClassificationsBL60 .S85 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 464 p. :
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23869936M
    ISBN 100802096808
    ISBN 109780802096807
    LC Control Number2009517129

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