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Economic growth occurred at roughly the same time, or soon after, these areas experienced the rise of Protestant religions. In the case of language studies, if a scriptural language is chosen, credit will be given only for courses that involve reading of texts (second year of study or greater). It turns out students who have specialized in topics like East Asian religions, Hebrew and South Asian Religion far outnumber the amount of available jobs in 2002.
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