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What Does It Mean to Be a Bodily Soul?

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What Does It Mean to Be a Bodily Soul? / Evans, Charles Stephen; Rickabaugh, Brandon.

In: Philosophia Christi, Vol. 17, No. 2, 01.10.2015, p. 315-330.

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Evans, CS & Rickabaugh, B 2015, 'What Does It Mean to Be a Bodily Soul?' Philosophia Christi, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 315-330. https://doi.org/10.5840/pc201517228

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Evans, C. S., & Rickabaugh, B. (2015). What Does It Mean to Be a Bodily Soul? Philosophia Christi, 17(2), 315-330. https://doi.org/10.5840/pc201517228

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Evans CS, Rickabaugh B. What Does It Mean to Be a Bodily Soul? Philosophia Christi. 2015 Oct 1;17(2):315-330. https://doi.org/10.5840/pc201517228

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Evans, Charles Stephen ; Rickabaugh, Brandon. / What Does It Mean to Be a Bodily Soul?. In: Philosophia Christi. 2015 ; Vol. 17, No. 2. pp. 315-330.

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