The Resource The History of the Catholic Church in Latin America : From Conquest to Revolution and Beyond, (electronic resource)

The History of the Catholic Church in Latin America : From Conquest to Revolution and Beyond, (electronic resource)

Label
The History of the Catholic Church in Latin America : From Conquest to Revolution and Beyond
Title
The History of the Catholic Church in Latin America
Title remainder
From Conquest to Revolution and Beyond
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One cannot understand Latin America without understanding the history of the Catholic Church in the region. Catholicism has been predominant in Latin America and it has played a definitive role in its development. It helped to spur the conquest of the New World with its emphasis on missions to the indigenous peoples, controlled many aspects of the colonial economy, and played key roles in the struggles for Independence. The History of the Catholic Church in Latin America offers a concise yet far-reaching synthesis of this institution's role from the earliest contact between the Spanish and nat
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
282.8090511
Index
no index present
LC call number
BX1426.3 .S39 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The History of the Catholic Church in Latin America : From Conquest to Revolution and Beyond, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Religious Origins of Catholicism in Latin America; 2 Spain and Portugal in the New World; 3 Conquest--Spiritual and Otherwise; 4 The Colonial Church; 5 Reform and Enlightenment; 6 The Church and Clergy at Independence; 7 Working Out the Differences; 8 The Established Order and the Threat of Popular Religion; 9 Revolution and Reform; 10 The Mid-Twentieth-Century Church; 11 The Decline of Liberation Theology; Conclusion; Glossary; A; B; C; D; E; F; H; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P
  • QR; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z; About the Author
Control code
ocn779828050
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (330 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814708804
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt8jwfxc
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32975326
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)779828050
  • jstor0814708803

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