Economics and ethics a Christian enquiry by J. Philip Wogaman

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  • Economics -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementJ. Philip Wogaman.
LC ClassificationsBR115.E3
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 145 p.
Number of Pages145
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Open LibraryOL19016314M
ISBN 100334003660

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