Globalization in the contemporary world towards a Christian understanding by M. A. Oommen

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Published by Vichara in Mavelikara, Kerala .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references.

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StatementM.A. Oommen
SeriesAlexander Mar Thoma memorial lectures -- 3
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LC ClassificationsHF1359+
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Pagination55 p. ;
Number of Pages55
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Open LibraryOL24540464M
LC Control Number2010318521

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