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The maximum length is 50 pages. --Recommendation(s): One academic reference familiar with your research is required. The course will consist of attempts to answer these questions with rational arguments. Quakers, or Friends, are members of a family of religious movements collectively known as the Religious Society of Friends. In this seminar religious studies majors will be encouraged to form a community of inquiry focused on the subject of religion and public life.

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Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press; 1st edition (November 1, 1996)

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