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6 edition of Exploring the Religious Life found in the catalog.

Exploring the Religious Life

by Rodney Stark

  • 78 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Religious life,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology of Religion,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • History,
  • Religion / General,
  • Religion and sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7871178M
    ISBN 100801878446
    ISBN 109780801878442

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