Theology and the boundary discourse of human rights
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Published by Georgetown University Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Human rights -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church,
  • Human rights -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementEthna Regan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX1795.H85 R44 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23606353M
ISBN 109781589016422
LC Control Number2009024820
OCLC/WorldCa421532190

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