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Church, State, And Society in Eastern Europe (Cultural Heritage and Contemporary Change. Series Iva, Eastern and Central Europe, V. 28)

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Published by Council for Research in Values and Philosophy .
Written in English


  • Sociology of Religion,
  • Christian Church - Church Administration,
  • Religion,
  • Sociology,
  • Church and state,
  • Communism,
  • Europe, Eastern

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12158790M
ISBN 10156518226X
ISBN 109781565182264

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