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Jason Zuidema

Jason Zuidema (PhD, McGill) is Affiliate Assistant Professor in the Department of Theological Studies at Concordia University, Montreal, and Principal Investigator on a three-year SSHRC-funded research program called "The State of the Consecrated Life in Contemporary Canada." More information, including that on a scholarly conference in January 2013 related to themes of this essay, can be found on

Articles by Jason Zuidema


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