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by Virginia Garrard-Burnett


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Latin America has long been strongly identified with the Roman Catholic Church

Latin America has long been strongly identified with the Roman Catholic Church. Yet the face of religion is changing in the region, as is evidenced by new landmarks that now appear on the social and geographic landscape. To date, most books on major religions in Latin America are specific to one religion only, and do not offer a comparative analysis. On Earth as It Is in H Latin America has long been strongly identified with the Roman Catholic Church.

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Religion in Modern Latin America. By: Virginia Garrard-Burnett. Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. Print ISBN: 9780842025850, 0842025855. The world’s eTextbook reader for students. VitalSource is the leading provider of online textbooks and course materials. More than 15 million users have used our Bookshelf platform over the past year to improve their learning experience and outcomes.

This book makes an important contribution to analyzing and understanding the migration of Europeans and others to Latin America in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. David Rock, University of California, Santa Barbara)

This book makes an important contribution to analyzing and understanding the migration of Europeans and others to Latin America in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. David Rock, University of California, Santa Barbara). Mass Migration to Modern Latin America is a comprehensive and imaginatively designed collection of thought-provoking essays.

General Note: Includes bibliographical references. Personal Name: Garrard-Burnett, Virginia Hrsg. Geographic Name: Latin America Church history 19th century. Geographic Name: Latin America Religion 19th century. Geographic Name: Latin America Church history 20th century. Geographic Name: Latin America Religion 20th century. Rubrics: Religious pluralism Latin America History 19th century 20th century.

On Earth as It Is in Heaven: Religion in Modern Latin America. Wilmington: Scholarly Resources, 1999. Pp. xxvi, 251. Illustrations. Deborah Baldwin (a1).

Latin America may be post-Catholic in the sense that a monolithic Catholicism can no longer claim Latin America as its ow. On earth as it is in heaven : religion in modern Latin America, Jaguar books on Latin America no. 18. Wilmington Del: Scholarly Resources.

Latin America may be post-Catholic in the sense that a monolithic Catholicism can no longer claim Latin America as its own. But Latin American Catholicism is definitely not dead. It is showing renewed spiritual vitality in much of Latin America today. The emergence of Latin American Christianity A more productive approach, then, might be to ask theological and missiological questions to a post-Catholic Latin America.

On Earth as it is in Heaven: Religion in Latin America . A History of Protestants in Guatemala: Living in the New Jerusalem. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1998. Moderator, panel on popular religion in Latin America, Institute of Latin American Studies Student Association, Austin, Texas. Paper, Women and Violence in Post-Conflict Guatemala.

As the sixth in a series of Jaguar Books on Latin America by Scholarly Resources, In. Where . Where Cultures Meet was designed as an academic tool. Weber and Rausch have done a fine job of gathering together and introducing the essays in the collection; eight of the authors are Latin Americans, so the work is not plagued by the common problem of a "Latin American" collection by primarily . The violence and exploitation that Foweraker and Ramos have discovered in modern Brazil may not be too different from the violent, exploitative confrontations that occurred throughout Latin America in the colonial and post-independence eras.

Latin America has long been strongly identified with the Roman Catholic Church. Yet the face of religion is changing in the region, as is evidenced by new landmarks that now appear on the social and geographic landscape.

To date, most books on major religions in Latin America are specific to one religion only, and do not offer a comparative analysis. On Earth as It Is in Heaven: Religion in Modern Latin America not only examines the region's religious mÈlange, but also gives equal coverage to other religious variations. The nine articles in this volume examine the variety of religious expression in Latin America, focusing upon Catholicism, popular Indian and African religious forms, and new elements such as Protestantism and Mormonism.

Offering a comprehensive focus on one of the most prevalent social institutions in Latin American society, On Earth as It Is in Heaven is an excellent text for courses in Latin American history, religion, anthropology, sociology, and political science.



On Earth as It Is in Heaven: Religion in Modern Latin America (Jaguar Books on Latin America) download epub
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Author: Virginia Garrard-Burnett
ISBN: 0842025855
Category: History
Subcategory: World
Language: English
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (December 1, 1999)
Pages: 251 pages