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Christians and sociology

Lyon, David

Christians and sociology

towards a Christian perspective

by Lyon, David

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Published by Inter-Varsity Press in London .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Christian sociology.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 90-91.

    Statement[by] David Lyon.
    SeriesInter-varsity Press pocketbook
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT738 .L93
    The Physical Object
    Pagination93 p. ;
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4949230M
    ISBN 100851103820
    LC Control Number76377275
    OCLC/WorldCa2543729

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