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Mapping the Catholic cultural landscape

Mapping the Catholic cultural landscape

Author: Paula Jean Miller; International Conference of Catholic Studies (1st, 2002, University of St. Thomas, Houston, Tex)
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 2004.
Series: A Sheed & Ward book
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

Featuring contributions from French, Polish, English, American, Native American, Canadian and Spanish cultures, this collection explores the intersection of Catholicism with cultural expressions of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Kongreß / Houston
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paula Jean Miller; International Conference of Catholic Studies (1st, 2002, University of St. Thomas, Houston, Tex)
ISBN: 074253183X 9780742531833 0742531848 9780742531840
OCLC Number: 217361372
Description: XXI, 276 Seiten : Illustrationen.
Contents: Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Acknowledgements Chapter 3 Introduction Part 4 Literature and Art: Embodiments of the Faith Chapter 5 Overview: Catholic Culture in Literature and the Art Chapter 6 Jane Austen's Catholic Sensibility Chapter 7 Shakespeare's Measure for Measure and the Art of Christian Mercy Chapter 8 Story Theology in Flannery O'Connor's "The River," John Updike's "The Christian Roommates," and Denys Arcand's Jesus of Montreal Chapter 9 The Tree of the Choctaws: Live Oaks in the Poetry of Father Adrian Emmanuel Rouquette Chapter 10 The Theological Virtues in J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings Chapter 11 Santiago in the Americas: The Iconography of the Conqueror and the Infidel Part 12 Culture and Holiness Chapter 13 Overview: Mary as Human Exemplar Chapter 14 Our Lady of Jasna Gora in Polish Catholicism Chapter 15 Marian Devotion and Cultural Influence in the Naming of Churches Chapter 16 Literary Appropriation of Mary in the Spanish-Speaking World Chapter 17 Marian Devotion in the Spiritual Life of Saint Rose of Lima Chapter 18 Saints and Sanctity in France Chapter 19 Lucie Christie: 19th Century Wife, Mother, and Mystic Part 20 Transforming Interrelationships: Catholic Faith and Secular Society Chapter 21 Overview: Secular Society and the Catholic Imagination Chapter 22 The Import of Latino Spirituality for the 21st Century: U.S. Culture, Politics, and Religion Chapter 23 "False Generosity" Toward Inner-City School Children: Why the Fierce Opposition to Vouchers for "Sectarian" Schools? Chapter 24 Journey to Faith: Issac Hecker and Nineteenth-Century American Reform Chapter 25 Catholic Indian Boarding Schools and Sioux Catholicism Chapter 26 Catholic Insight on Workplace Human RIghts and Corporate Humanism Chapter 27 Image and Social Responsibility: Catholic Values and Fashion Advertising Chapter 28 Catholic Faith Between Secularization and Pluralism Chapter 29 Restoring All Things in Christ: Some Reflections on the Pastoral Provision for the Anglican Use of the Roman Rite Chapter 30 Appendix A: Darkness into Light: Guadelupe, Mother of all Mexico
Series Title: A Sheed & Ward book
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Phenomenal ! No book better brings forward the catholic in Catholicism. Readers of all faiths (and non-faiths) will be impressed by the 'rebirth of the human spirit,' found in these essays. This is a Read more...

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