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Armin W. Geertz

Evolution of Religious Belief

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Evolution of Religious Belief. / Geertz, Armin W.

International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition). red. / James D. Wright. Bind 20 2nd. udg. Oxford : Elsevier, 2015. s. 384-395.

Publikation: Bidrag til bog/antologi/rapport/proceedingEncyclopædiartikelForskningpeer review

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Geertz, AW 2015, Evolution of Religious Belief. i JD Wright (red.), International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition). 2nd udg, bind 20, Elsevier, Oxford, s. 384-395. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.81055-7

APA

Geertz, A. W. (2015). Evolution of Religious Belief. I J. D. Wright (red.), International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition) (2nd udg., Bind 20, s. 384-395). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.81055-7

CBE

Geertz AW. 2015. Evolution of Religious Belief. Wright JD, red. I International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition). 2nd udg. Oxford: Elsevier. s. 384-395. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.81055-7

MLA

Geertz, Armin W. "Evolution of Religious Belief". Wright, James D. (redaktører). International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition). 2nd udg., Oxford: Elsevier. 2015, 384-395. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.81055-7

Vancouver

Geertz AW. Evolution of Religious Belief. I Wright JD, red., International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition). 2nd udg. Bind 20. Oxford: Elsevier. 2015. s. 384-395 https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.81055-7

Author

Geertz, Armin W. / Evolution of Religious Belief. International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition). red. / James D. Wright. Bind 20 2nd. udg. Oxford : Elsevier, 2015. s. 384-395

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