Beliefs, Values and Policies: Conviction Politics in a Secular Age
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Beliefs, Values and Policies: Conviction Politics in a Secular Age The Hensley Henson Lectures, 1987-1988 by Duncan B. Forrester

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

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Number of Pages120
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Open LibraryOL7398527M
ISBN 100198261942
ISBN 109780198261940

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