Religion and Politics in Post-Communist Romania

  title={Religion and Politics in Post-Communist Romania},
  author={Janice A. Broun},
  journal={Religion, State \& Society},
  pages={76 - 79}
  • Janice A. Broun
  • Published 1 March 2010
  • Political Science
  • Religion, State & Society
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