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Religion and the new atheism

a critical appraisal

by Amarnath Amarasingam

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-249) and index.

Statementedited by Amarnath Amarasingam
SeriesStudies in critical social sciences -- v. 25. -- Studies in critical research on religion -- v. 1, Studies in critical social sciences -- v. 25., Studies in critical social sciences -- v. 1.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL2747.3 .R47 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 253 p. ;
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24523878M
ISBN 109004185577
ISBN 109789004185579
LC Control Number2010015918
OCLC/WorldCa608687631

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