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The analogical imagination Christian theology and the culture ofpluralism by David Tracy

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Published by SCM in London .
Written in English


  • Theology.

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StatementDavid Tracy.
LC ClassificationsBR118
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,467p. ;
Number of Pages467
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22851990M
ISBN 100334018730

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