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Religion and modern society

Religion and modern society

the 1967 Fenton lectures

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Published by State University of New York at Buffalo in Buffalo, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and culture.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited with an introduction by William H. Baumer.
    SeriesBuffalo studies -- v. 4, no. 5, Fenton lectures -- 1967
    ContributionsBaumer, William Henry, 1909-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 101 p. ;
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22147239M


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