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5.1.4 Conferring and Holding Rulership
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In Volume 4 | Part D, Summary of the History of the Subject Matter | Chapter 5, Theology and Society | 5.1, Political Theory

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Josef van Ess, “5.1.4 Conferring and Holding Rulership”, in: Theology and Society Online, Josef van Ess. Consulted online on 10 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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