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The Construction of religious boundaries

culture, identity, and diversity in the Sikh tradition

by Harjot Oberoi

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sikhism -- History.,
  • Sikhism -- Social aspects.,
  • Sikhism -- Relations.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [431]-457) and index.

    StatementHarjot Oberoi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2017.6 .O24 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 494 p. :
    Number of Pages494
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1089523M
    ISBN 100226615928, 0226615936
    LC Control Number94013624

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