Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion, Vol 4, No 2 (2016)

Response to Konrad Talmont-Kaminski’s Review: Embracing Apparitions for Unity

Agnieszka Halemba
Issued Date: 29 Apr 2019



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DOI: 10.1558/jcsr.38249


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