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Faith and Health Psychological Perspectives by

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Published by The Guilford Press .
Written in English


  • Psychology,
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Psychology of Religion,
  • Health Risk Assessment,
  • Research & Methodology,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Applied Psychology,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Clinical Psychology,
  • Health,
  • Medicine

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsThomas G. Plante (Editor), Allen C. Sherman (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8734269M
ISBN 101572306823
ISBN 109781572306820

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