In the name of God the evolutionary origins of religious ethics and violence by John Teehan

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Malden, MA .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-258) and index.

Book details

StatementJohn Teehan
SeriesBlackwell public philosophy series
LC ClassificationsBJ1188 .T44 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 272 p. ;
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24408638M
ISBN 101405183829, 1405183810
ISBN 109781405183826, 9781405183819
LC Control Number2009041467

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