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Socialism and religion roads to common wealth by Vincent Geoghegan

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Published by Routledge in London, New York, NY .
Written in English


  • Christian socialism,
  • Socialism,
  • Christianity and politics,
  • Religion and sociology,
  • Political and social views

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [224]-233) and index.

StatementVincent Geoghegan
SeriesRoutledge studies in social and political thought
LC ClassificationsHX73 .G46 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 242 p. ;
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25030508M
ISBN 109780415668286, 9780203814789
LC Control Number2010049346

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