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The history of the Catholic Church in Latin America : from conquest to revolution and beyond / John Frederick Schwaller.

Author:
Schwaller, John Frederick [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : New York University Press, c2011.
Description:
ix, 319 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-302) and index.
Contents:
Religious origins of Catholicism in Latin America -- Spain and Portugal in the the New World -- Conquest, spiritual and otherwise -- The colonial church -- Reform and enlightenment -- The church and clergy at independence -- Working out the differences -- The established order and the threat of popular religion -- Revolution and reform -- The mid-twentieth-century church -- The decline of liberation theology.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780814740033 (cl : alk. paper)
  • 0814740030 (cl : alk. paper)
  • 9780814783603 (e-book)
  • 0814783600 (e-book)
LCCN:
2010034800
OCLC:
630468429
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