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Queer religion homosexuality in modern religious history by Donald L. Boisvert

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Published by Praeger in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Gays,
  • Homosexuality,
  • Religious life,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDonald L. Boisvert and Jay Emerson Johnson, editors
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL65.H64 Q38 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25087272M
ISBN 109780313353581, 9780313353598
LC Control Number2011043406

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