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Religious organizations and democratization

Religious organizations and democratization

case studies from contemporary Asia

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Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTun-jen Cheng and Deborah A. Brown, editors.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 306 p. ;
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21074159M
ISBN 100765615096

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This book examines how religious institutions and organizations in various Asian countries are influencing democratic development and the shaping of government policies. Religious Organizations and Democratization covers Taiwan, Hong Kong, Mainland China, Korea, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, and : Paperback.

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