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Ethics, violence & revolution

Charles C. West

Ethics, violence & revolution

by Charles C. West

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Published by Council on Religion and International Affairs in [New York] .
Written in English

  • Violence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Charles C. West. Commentary by Monika Hellwig [and] Ernest W. Lefever.
    SeriesCRIA special studies 208
    ContributionsHellwig, Monika., Lefever, Ernest W.
    LC ClassificationsBT736.15 .W47
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p.
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21135757M

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