Spiritual Mapping in the United States and Argentina, 1989-2005: A Geography of Fear

René Holvast

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ISBN13: 
9789004170469
E-ISBN: 
9789047443551
Publication Date: 
October 2008
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Hardback
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xiv, 370 pp.
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1542-1279
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8

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
Publication date: 
February 2014

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
Publication date: 
November 2012

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...
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004216006
Publication date: 
January 2012

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...
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004211766
Publication date: 
September 2011

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...
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Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185746
Publication date: 
June 2010

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
Publication date: 
August 2009

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,...
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004160958
Publication date: 
February 2008

Calvin L. Smith

This book explores Protestant-Sandinista relations in revolutionary Nicaragua, demonstrating how and why most Protestants vigorously opposed the revolution, tracing Sandinista irritation with Pentecostal belief and practice, and identifying how brutal Sandinista repression of Pentecostals led...
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004156456
Publication date: 
March 2007

Sylvia Marcos

This epistemological study, which is based on ancient chronicles and stories, hymns and ritual discourses,epics and poetics, as well as contemporary ethnographic studies of Mesoamerica, has as its salient issues: gender fluidity, eroticism linked to religion, permeable corporeality, embodied...
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004148901
Publication date: 
August 2006

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

In this pioneering collection of essays, experts from various disciplines examine the remarkable contribution of Hispanic churches to U.S. society and the common challenges church leaders face in serving the country’s growing Latino population.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004148161
Publication date: 
January 2006

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