Neuhaus, Richard John
May 1997
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1997, Issue 73, p59
Focuses on the doctrine of a moralistic religious denomination about cigarette smoking and vices in the U.S. Debates over the effect of smoking on the quality of life; Reasons for quitting cigarette smoking.


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