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Active nurturant fathering a Christian social ethic by Gary Ritner

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Published by Union Theological Seminary in New York .
Written in English


  • Fatherhood -- United States.,
  • Fathers -- United States -- Psychology.,
  • Father and child -- United States.,
  • Sex role -- United States.

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Statementby Gary David Ritner.
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 248 p. ;
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17453926M

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