Biography of a Mexican crucifix : lived religion and local faith from the conquest to the present (eBook, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Biography of a Mexican crucifix : lived religion and local faith from the conquest to the present
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Biography of a Mexican crucifix : lived religion and local faith from the conquest to the present

Author: Jennifer Scheper Hughes
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Church history
Named Person: Jezus, van Nazareth
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Scheper Hughes
ISBN: 0195367065 9780195367065 0195367073 9780195367072
OCLC Number: 819364965
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: CONTENTS ; 1. Introduction: The Iconography of Suffering ; 2. "Christ Appeared": Material Religion and the Conquest of Mexico ; 3. Performance and Penance: The Cristo and Christian Evangelization ; 4. The Cristo Comes to Life: Lived Religion in Colonial Mexico City ; 5. Repatriation: Christ Comes Again to Totolapan ; 6. The Red Bishop, the Cristo, and the Aesthetics of Liberation ; 7. The Gentle Devotions of a Rebellious People: The Phenomenology of a Santo ; 8. : Beauty and Devotion: Fiesta at the Dawn of a New Millennium ; 9. Conclusions: The Two Souls of Christ Notes ; BIBLIOGRAPHY ; INDEX
Responsibility: Jennifer Scheper Hughes.

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Hughes deftly constructs a convincing and innovative religious history of Mexico told from the perspective of the devotional life of the townspeople...The book is especially great when discussing the Read more...

 
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