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Religion in mind

cognitive perspectives on religious belief, ritual, and experience

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion.,
  • Cognitive psychology.,
  • Cognitive science.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Jensine Andresen.
    ContributionsAndresen, Jensine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL48 .R424 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 294 p. ;
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6787894M
    ISBN 100521801524
    LC Control Number00045522

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