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Published by Gale Research in Detroit .
Written in English


  • Pornography -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJ. Gordon Melton ; Gary L. Ward, contributing editor.
SeriesThe Churches speak series,
ContributionsMelton, J. Gordon., Ward, Gary L.
LC ClassificationsBV4597.6 .C487 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 267 p. ;
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1928378M
ISBN 100810372215
LC Control Number90142738

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