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The denominational society

Andrew M. Greeley

The denominational society

a sociological approach to religion in America

by Andrew M. Greeley

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Published by Scott, Foresman in Glenview, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and sociology -- United States,
  • United States -- Religion

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 255-258.

    Statementby Andrew M. Greeley. Academic advisor in sociology: Peter H. Rossi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR515 .G74
    The Physical Object
    Pagination266 p. ;
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23744666M

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