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Pentecostalism in Brazil : emotion of the poor and theological romanticism

Author: André Corten
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With its exalted emotionality, Pentecostalism is a widespread religious movement in Latin America and Africa. Pentecostalism is an Utopia of equality, love and emotion, which is staged during the  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: André Corten
ISBN: 0312225067 9780312225063 033374473X 9780333744734
OCLC Number: 40925933
Description: xix, 206 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Participation and the Poor: Liberation Theology --
Liberation theology: narrated histories and narrative critique --
The term 'liberation theology' --
A triple topography: pedagogical, theological, Marxist --
'Popular heresy' --
'Scholarly heresy' --
Submitting to arbitration --
The poor in theological Romanticism --
The Holy Spirit: praise and silence --
2. Emotion and the Poor: Pentecostalism (I) --
An ethnologist's description preceded by a few doctrinal points --
Methodist or African origin? A transnational topography --
Topography (continued): popular war of religions and multiplication of Churches --
'Speaking in tongues': a free emotional experience --
Singing: a method of emotion --
Free speech --
3. Emotion and the Poor: Pentecostalism (II) --
The birth of Pentecostalism in Brazil --
Some statistics (1900-2000) --
The second wave: 'divine healing' or compassion --
The third wave: televangelism. Consolation --
Collection or extortion? --
The Devil and 'liberation' --
Pentecostalism among the poor --
4. The Left and the 'Passion of the Base' --
Activists and the base: the setting into discourse of 'common sense' --
A party of the salaried middle classes? --
Ecumenism and the Left --
Moralization and the poor --
5. Praise: an Original Utterance --
Primary utterances: contract/demand/praise --
Enunciative structure and natural semantics of the political field --
Praise and glossolalia --
The poor as addressees/discursive work on the referent of 'poverty' --
A clergy of emotion? --
'Acceptability' and political language --
6. Piety and Prosperity --
The Catholic paradigm of double morality --
Impoverishment and conversion --
Testing some Weberian theses --
The theology of prosperity: a Gnostic influence --
Miracles: the narrative of the plausible --
Divine healing or hygienics? --
Piety and privatization --
7. The Sect: the Anti-Politics of the Poor --
From sect to Church. Pentecostalism in Latin America: 'withdrawal from society' or 'anti-politics' --
Political non-respectability --
'Middle-class' respectability --
Emotional clergy/scholarly clergy.
Other Titles: Pentecôtisme au Brésil.
Responsibility: André Corten ; translated by Arianne Dorval.
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'...excellent contribution...for a truly original application of social theories to some of the most disconcerting aspects of a most important phenomenon.' - David Lehmann, Journal of Latin American Read more...

 
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