The Ethics of world religions and human rights
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Published by SCM Press, Trinity Press International in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Human rights -- Religious aspects

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Hans Küng and Jürgen Moltmann.
SeriesConcilium ;, 1990/2, Concilium (Glen Rock, N.J.) ;, 1990/2.
ContributionsKüng, Hans, 1928-, Moltmann, Jürgen.
LC ClassificationsBL65.H78 E74 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 139 p. ;
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1974304M
ISBN 100334030013
LC Control Number90214613

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