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Published by IVP Academic in Downers Grove, Ill .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Other titlesPsychology and Christianity
Statementedited by Eric L. Johnson ; with contributions by David G. Myers [... et al.].
ContributionsJohnson, Eric L., 1956-, Myers, David G.
LC ClassificationsBR110 .P77 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination319 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24099481M
ISBN 109780830828487
LC Control Number2010009384

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