Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion, Vol 3, No 2 (2015)

Contemporary Evolutionary Theories of Culture and the Study of Religion, by Radek Kundt. Bloomsbury, 2015. 192pp. Hb., $150. ISBN-13: 978-1350037076

Justin Lane
Issued Date: 1 Feb 2017

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