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Subverting global myths

theology and the public issues shaping our world

by Vinoth Ramachandra

  • 36 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by IVP Academic in Downers Grove, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and social problems,
  • Social problems -- Moral and ethical aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVinoth Ramachandra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN31 .R36 2008
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Pagination296p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16678868M
    ISBN 109780830828852
    LC Control Number2008008911

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