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Sexuality and the World"s Religions (Religion in Contemporary Society)

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Published by ABC-CLIO .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Comparative Religion,
  • Religious social & pastoral thought & activity,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Human Sexuality,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Religion / General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • General,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Sex,
  • Sexual behavior

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsDavid Machacek (Editor), Melissa Wilcox (Editor), Frank Korom (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages430
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12237492M
ISBN 101576073599
ISBN 109781576073599

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