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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Christianity in Latin America.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2013
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Hans-Jürgen Prien; Stephen E Buckwalter
|ISBN:||9789004242074 9004242074 9781283855099 1283855097|
|Notes:||Translated from German by Stephen Buckwalter.
Translation of: Das Christentum in Lateinamerika. Leipzig, Evangelische Verlagsanstalt, 2007.
|Description:||1 online resource.|
|Contents:||The colonial period : the situation at the beginning --
Spanish overseas expansion : discoveries, conquests, and colonization --
The development of the colonial and missionary church in Spanish America --
Colonial ethics --
Mission work and the development of church structures in Brazil from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries --
The development of the church after Trent --
The Inquisition and the "extirpation of idolatry" : defending the Iberian colonization and commerce monopoly and the Catholic confessional monopoly against the Protestant seaborne powers and the persistence of traditional indigenous religions --
Popular religiosity, popular Catholicism, and popular piety --
The century of the Enlightenment --
The Christian churches of Latin America in the face of national movements and the struggle by conservatives and liberals for a new political order in the nineteenth century --
The closing phase of the confessional age : the Catholic Church's struggle to renew its social influence and resist Protestantism (from the last third of the nineteenth century until 1958) --
Christianity in the age of ecumenism and the crisis in the development of nation-states.
|Series Title:||Religion in the Americas series, v. 13.|
|Other Titles:||Christentum in Lateinamerika.|
|Responsibility:||by Hans-Jurgen Prien.|
This book sings. It is not a work intended for beginners, but those who are already familiar with the religious history of the region will find this publication to be enormously helpful, even