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Money and power in the new religions

Money and power in the new religions

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religions -- Economic aspects.,
  • Sects -- Economic aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by James T. Richardson.
    SeriesStudies in religion and society ;, v. 22, Studies in religion and society (New York, N.Y.) ;, v. 22.
    ContributionsRichardson, James T., 1941-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP603 .M66 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 435 p. :
    Number of Pages435
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2032714M
    ISBN 100889468524
    LC Control Number88008437

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