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Public Religion and Urban Transformation

Faith in the City (Religion, Race, and Ethnicity Series)

by Lowell W. Livezey

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Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Religion: general,
  • Urban communities,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociology Of Religion,
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Sociology,
  • Religion,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Christian Church - Growth,
  • History,
  • CITIES AND TOWNS_RELIGIOUS LIFE,
  • CITY AND TOWN LIFE,
  • RELIGION AND SOCIOLOGY,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • General,
  • Chicago (Ill.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8045467M
    ISBN 100814751571
    ISBN 109780814751572

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