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Concerns for the 21st century religion, dissent, and civil society.

Concerns for the 21st century religion, dissent, and civil society.

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Published by Update Collective in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and sociology -- India,
  • Religion and civil society -- India,
  • Religion and culture -- India

  • About the Edition

    Attempt to look at social actions of different streams for building up of a future society based on justice, equality, and democracy; contributed articles with reference to India.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesConcerns for the twentyfirst century religion, dissent, and civil society, Religion, dissent, and civil society, Update quarterly.
    ContributionsUpdate Collective (India)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2015.S6+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination115 p. ;
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23615930M
    LC Control Number2009341007

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