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Women, religion, and health faith healing in Accra : a preliminary study of Rev. Christie Doh-Tetteh"s Solid Rock Chapel International by Brigid M. Sackey

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Published by Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana in Legon [Ghana] .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 55-57).

Statementby Brigid M. Sackey.
SeriesOccasional research papers ;, no. 5, Occasional research papers series 2000 ;, paper 5.
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 57 p. :
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3985895M
LC Control Number2001314421

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