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Contemporary American Religion

An Ethnographic Reader

by Edgell Penny

  • 25 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion: general,
  • Religious institutions & organizations,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • Sociology Of Religion,
  • Religion,
  • Religious Anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference,
  • USA,
  • History,
  • Religion / General,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • United States,
  • 1960-,
  • 20th century,
  • Case studies,
  • Church history,
  • Religious life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9826735M
    ISBN 100761991956
    ISBN 109780761991953

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