skip to content
Struggle for the spirit : religious transformation and popular culture in Brazil and Latin America Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Struggle for the spirit : religious transformation and popular culture in Brazil and Latin America

Author: David Lehmann
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; Cambridge, MA : Polity Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Sophisticated study of religion and political culture compares rhetoric of 'the people' in the practices of Catholic Christian Base Communities and Pentecostal or Neo-Pentecostal congregations. Concludes that basista communities build small but powerful dissident elites among the poor, understandable in traditional terms of the relation between elite and popular culture, while crente congregations lead masses of  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Church history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Lehmann
ISBN: 0745617840 9780745617848
OCLC Number: 34996127
Description: xiv, 244 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Basista Catholicism: its Context and Character --
2. Movements of Conservation and Renewal in Modern Catholicism --
3. Vatican II, Medellin and Liberation Theology --
4. Concepts and Usages in the Texts and Speech of the Basista Church --
5. Discourse --
6. Conclusion --
7. Organizational Dimension of Pentecostalism and Neo-Pentecostalism --
8. Religious Dimension --
9. Experience of Pentecostals: Exaltation, Loyalty and Liminality --
App. Pentecostalism's Social Base --
Conclusion: Fundamentalism, Globalism and Politics.
Responsibility: David Lehmann.

Abstract:

For 500 years Catholicism has been the dominant religious force throughout Latin America.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Struggle for the Spirit comes to grips with two antagonistic contemporary modes of thought and action, Christian fundamentalism and basismo, through the broad sweep of history, as contemporary Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/34996127> # Struggle for the spirit : religious transformation and popular culture in Brazil and Latin America
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "34996127" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/cambridge_ma> ; # Cambridge, MA
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/cambridge_england> ; # Cambridge England
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/soziokultureller_wandel> ; # Soziokultureller Wandel
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/pentecotisme_amerique_latine> ; # Pentecotisme--Amérique latine
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057199> ; # Pentecostalism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/bresil> ; # Brésil
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglises_pentecotistes_chili> ; # Eglises pentecôtistes--Chili
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglise_catholique_relations_eglises_pentecotistes> ; # Église catholique--Relations--Églises pentecôtistes
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/130782063> ; # Catholic Church
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/katholische_kirche> ; # Katholische Kirche
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/volkskultur> ; # Volkskultur
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/sozialer_wandel> ; # Sozialer Wandel
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/brazil> ; # Brazil
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BR1644> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206830> ; # Brazil.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Organization/eglises_pentecotistes> ; # Églises pentecôtistes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/godsdienstige_bewegingen> ; # Godsdienstige bewegingen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglise_catholique_bresil> ; # Eglise catholique--Brésil
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/volksreligion> ; # Volksreligion
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/278.0825/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057180> ; # Pentecostal churches
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Organization/catholic_church> ; # Catholic Church
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglises_pentecotistes_bresil> ; # Églises pentecôtistes--Brésil
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/massenkultur> ; # Massenkultur
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/kirchenreform> ; # Kirchenreform
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/pentecostalism_latin_america> ; # Pentecostalism--Latin America
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010105802> ; # Pentecostalism--Brazil
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/lateinamerika> ; # Lateinamerika
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglises_pentecotistes_amerique_latine> ; # Eglises pentecôtistes--Amérique latine
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/populaire_cultuur> ; # Populaire cultuur
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353343> ; # Interfaith relations
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245945> ; # Latin America.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglise_catholique_amerique_latine> ; # Eglise catholique--Amérique latine
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Organization/eglise_catholique> ; # Église catholique
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/amerique_latine> ; # Amérique latine
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/latin_america> ; # Latin America
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/brasilien> ; # Brasilien
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Organization/eglises_pentecotistes_bresil> ; # Églises pentecôtistes Brésil.
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/44862060> ; # David Lehmann
    schema:datePublished "1996" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836985353> ;
    schema:genre "Church history"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Struggle for the spirit : religious transformation and popular culture in Brazil and Latin America"@en ;
    schema:productID "34996127" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/34996127#PublicationEvent/cambridge_england_cambridge_ma_polity_press_1996> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Agent/polity_press> ; # Polity Press
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/34996127#Review/499437864> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780745617848> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9747765> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/34996127> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Agent/polity_press> # Polity Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Polity Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Organization/catholic_church> # Catholic Church
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Catholic Church" ;
    schema:name "Catholic Church." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Organization/eglises_pentecotistes> # Églises pentecôtistes
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Églises pentecôtistes" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Organization/eglises_pentecotistes_bresil> # Églises pentecôtistes Brésil.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Églises pentecôtistes Brésil." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/amerique_latine> # Amérique latine
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Amérique latine" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/cambridge_england> # Cambridge England
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge England" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Place/cambridge_ma> # Cambridge, MA
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge, MA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglise_catholique_amerique_latine> # Eglise catholique--Amérique latine
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Eglise catholique--Amérique latine"@en ;
    schema:name "Église catholique--Amérique latine"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglise_catholique_bresil> # Eglise catholique--Brésil
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Eglise catholique--Brésil"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglise_catholique_relations_eglises_pentecotistes> # Église catholique--Relations--Églises pentecôtistes
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Église catholique--Relations--Églises pentecôtistes"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglises_pentecotistes_amerique_latine> # Eglises pentecôtistes--Amérique latine
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Eglises pentecôtistes--Amérique latine"@en ;
    schema:name "Églises pentecôtistes--Amérique latine"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglises_pentecotistes_bresil> # Églises pentecôtistes--Brésil
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Églises pentecôtistes--Brésil"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/eglises_pentecotistes_chili> # Eglises pentecôtistes--Chili
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Eglises pentecôtistes--Chili"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/godsdienstige_bewegingen> # Godsdienstige bewegingen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Godsdienstige bewegingen"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/katholische_kirche> # Katholische Kirche
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Katholische Kirche"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/pentecotisme_amerique_latine> # Pentecotisme--Amérique latine
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pentecotisme--Amérique latine"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/populaire_cultuur> # Populaire cultuur
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Populaire cultuur"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836985353#Topic/soziokultureller_wandel> # Soziokultureller Wandel
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Soziokultureller Wandel"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010105802> # Pentecostalism--Brazil
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pentecostalism--Brazil"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057180> # Pentecostal churches
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pentecostal churches"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057199> # Pentecostalism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pentecostalism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206830> # Brazil.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Brazil." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245945> # Latin America.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Latin America." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353343> # Interfaith relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Interfaith relations"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/130782063> # Catholic Church
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Catholic Church" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/44862060> # David Lehmann
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lehmann" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Lehmann" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780745617848>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0745617840" ;
    schema:isbn "9780745617848" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/34996127>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/34996127> ; # Struggle for the spirit : religious transformation and popular culture in Brazil and Latin America
    schema:dateModified "2018-06-20" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/34996127#Review/499437864>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/34996127> ; # Struggle for the spirit : religious transformation and popular culture in Brazil and Latin America
    schema:reviewBody ""Sophisticated study of religion and political culture compares rhetoric of 'the people' in the practices of Catholic Christian Base Communities and Pentecostal or Neo-Pentecostal congregations. Concludes that basista communities build small but powerful dissident elites among the poor, understandable in traditional terms of the relation between elite and popular culture, while crente congregations lead masses of the poor to break radically with what is rhetorically 'popular' and thus with familiar Brazilian political bargains"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.