2 edition of God, governance, and economic man found in the catalog.
God, governance, and economic man
Gene W. Heck
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-291) and index.
|Statement||Gene W. Heck.|
|LC Classifications||KF4551 .H43 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiii, 302 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||302|
|ISBN 10||0761848169, 0761848177|
|ISBN 10||9780761848165, 9780761848172|
|LC Control Number||2010288231|
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