Emerging Voices, Urgent Choices

Essays on Latino / a Religious Leadership

Edwin I. Hernández, Milagros Peña, Kenneth G. Davis and Elizabeth Station

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€55,00
$72.00
ISBN13: 
9789004148161
Publication Date: 
January 2006
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Paperback
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x, 222 pp.
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ISSN: 
1542-1279
Volume: 
4

Edited by Renée de la Torre (CIESAS Occidente), Cristina Gutiérrez Zúñiga (El Colegio de Jalisco), and Nahayeilli Juárez Huet (CIESAS Peninsular). Translated from the Spanish original by Nicholas Barrett.

This book highlights the fact that new syncretisms are being created in Latin America by means of a multicultural encounter with New Age. The analyses of the genesis and the transformations of some of these new hybrid expressions is based on original fieldwork.
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Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004316331
Expected: 
June 2016
€150,00
$194.00

by Jens Koehrsen (University of Basel).

Middle-Class Pentecostalism in Argentina: Inappropriate Spirits offers an intriguing account of how the middle class relates to Latin America´s most vibrant religious movement. The study posits that middle class Pentecostalism forges a milder, more socially acceptable form of the movement.
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004298453
Expected: 
March 2016
€115,00
$149.00

By Ines W. Jindra (University of Notre Dame, IN, USA)

A New Model of Religious Conversion highlights connections between converts' backgrounds and the religions they convert to. It also critiques the prevalent application of network theory and social constructivism to the study of conversion narratives, while making the case for the introduction...
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Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264984
E-ISBN: 
9789004266506
Publication date: 
February 2014
€109,00
$141.00

by Hans-Jürgen Prien (Prof. em at Universität zu Köln). Translated by Stephen Buckwalter.

Winner of the 2013 Choice Outstanding Academic Title Award Christianity in Latin America provides a complete overview of over 500 years of the history of Christianity in the ‘New World’. The inclusion of German research in this book is an important asset to the Anglo-American...
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222625
E-ISBN: 
9789004242074
Publication date: 
November 2012
€207,00
$282.00

by Martin Lindhardt (University of Copenhagen)

In this study of a Pentecostal denomination in urban Chile Martin Lindhardt steps back from classical instrumentalist explanations of Pentecostal growth in Latin America and offers a comprehensive analysis of the ritual and quotidian practices through which adherents live their religiosity on an...
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004216006
E-ISBN: 
9789004218949
Publication date: 
January 2012
€110,00
$144.00

Edited by Jason Zuidema

Although French-speaking Canadians have largely been Roman Catholic, there has been a small, but significant Protestant minority among them. This collection of essays brings together the work of leading scholars in the field to bring historical perspective on this often misunderstood or...
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004211766
E-ISBN: 
9789004211797
Publication date: 
September 2011
€118,00
$154.00

Edited by Michael Wilkinson and Peter Althouse

This book raises important questions about the origins of Pentecostalism including the role of Azusa, missionaries, women, and the controversy surrounding Oneness Pentecostalism and the Latter Rain revival. The Canadian story highlights important developments that illustrate the transnational and...
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185746
E-ISBN: 
9789004192515
Publication date: 
June 2010
€113,00
$148.00

Daniel Salinas

With reception history methodology this book presents the development of Latin American Evangelical Theology in the 1970s from the perspective of the participants both from North America and Latin America.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004176997
E-ISBN: 
9789047430438
Publication date: 
August 2009
€109,00
$142.00

René Holvast

Referring to U.S. Evangelicalism and Neo-Pentecostalism, this book presents a comprehensive historical description of the movement and concept of Spiritual Mapping, with special attention to theological and anthropological concepts. The result is a facinating picture of modern Christian Americanism.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170469
E-ISBN: 
9789047443551
Publication date: 
October 2008
€100,00
$130.00

Lorenzo Cañás Bottos

This volume examines the Old Colony Mennonites’ historical processes of transformation through the concept of ‘the imagination of the future’. It casts a fresh perspective on a much misunderstood group by focusing on their contribution to state consolidation, conflict, schisms,...
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004160958
E-ISBN: 
9789047430636
Publication date: 
February 2008
€94,00
$122.00

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