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The spirit's tether : family, work, and religion among American Catholics

Author: Mary Ellen Konieczny
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through detailed ethnographic analysis of one conservative and one progressive parish, this book reveals how church metaphors and religious identities matter to parishioners' marriages, childrearing,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ellen Konieczny
ISBN: 9780199965793 019996579X 9780199965779 0199965773
OCLC Number: 913615645
Description: xii, 294 páginas ; 24 cm
Contents: The churches --
Worship --
Belonging --
The families --
Marriage --
Children --
Work --
Conclusion: Religion, moral polarization, and the fragmentation of tradition
Responsibility: Mary Ellen Konieczny.

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Anyone who has felt deeply estranged from fellow Catholics with whom he or she shares, in the end, so much in common stands to gain insight from this book into the dynamics that drives us apart. * Read more...

 
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