The church and cultures an applied anthropology for the religious worker by Louis J. Luzbetak

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Published by Divine Word Publications in Techny, Ill .

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  • Missions -- Anthropological aspects.,
  • Christianity and culture.

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Bibliography: p. 367-421.

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Statement[by] Louis J. Luzbetak.
LC ClassificationsBV2063 .L886 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 429 p.
Number of Pages429
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5218215M
ISBN 100872981207
LC Control Number75108055

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