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Sociology and religions

an ambiguous relationship

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Published by Leuven University Press in Leuven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and sociology.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSociologie et religions :
    Statementedited by Liliane Voyé and Jaak Billiet = Sociologie et religions : des relations ambiguës / textes réunis et introduits par Liliane Voyé et Jaak Billiet.
    SeriesKADOC-studies ;, 23
    ContributionsVoyé, Liliane., Billiet, Jaak., Dobbelaere, Karel., KADOC (Society)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL60 .S624 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination263 p. ;
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6836458M
    ISBN 109061869676
    LC Control Number00333023
    OCLC/WorldCa42830599

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