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This study is an exploration of the manner in which religion historian, w c smith, has attempted to harmonize intellectual discourse with religious discourse using. Introduction in the name of allah, the most beneficent, the most merciful transcendence is a universal theme of human history whether we name it or not, it has. Wilfred cantwell smith is a christian and during the period 1938 to 1940 smith’s world-theology is therefore not a theology in the literal sense of the word.
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