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Cultural Memory Resistance, Faith, and Identity by Jeanette Rodriguez

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Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Anthropology,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Sociology of Religion,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Case studies,
  • Christianity,
  • Memory,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Social aspects

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10293580M
ISBN 100292716648
ISBN 109780292716643

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