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Research on religious development

Merton P. Strommen

Research on religious development

a comprehensive handbook

by Merton P. Strommen

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Published by Hawthorn Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementa project of the Religious Education Association, edited by Merton P. Strommen.
ContributionsReligious Education Association.
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Open LibraryOL18944041M

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While religious traditions and faith-based movements have long served as forces for social innovation, it has only been within the last ten years that researchers have begun to seriously explore the religious.

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