Health and the spiritual dimension
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Written in English


  • Health education (Secondary) -- Philosophy.,
  • Spiritual life.,
  • Health attitudes.,
  • Health education -- Religious aspects.

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Statementby Jeffrey W. Engstrom.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 103 leaves.
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17698782M

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