Rome in America: Transnational Catholic Ideology from the Risorgimento to Fascism / Edition 1

Rome in America: Transnational Catholic Ideology from the Risorgimento to Fascism / Edition 1

by Peter R. D'Agostino
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807855154

ISBN-13: 9780807855157

Pub. Date: 04/19/2004

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

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Rome in America: Transnational Catholic Ideology from the Risorgimento to Fascism

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ISBN-13:
9780807855157
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
04/19/2004
Edition description:
1
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction : whose Rome? Whose Italy?1
Pt. IIntransigence, 1848-1914
Ch. 1The Roman question : the battle for civilization, 1815-187819
Ch. 2The transnational symbolic contest for Rome, 1878-191453
Ch. 3The mayor of Rome is an "atheist Jew," 1910-191484
Pt. IITransformation, 1914-1929
Ch. 4The Great War : "keep the Roman question alive," 1914-1920103
Ch. 5The church encounters the order Sons of Italy in America, 1913-1921132
Ch. 6Catholics meet Mussolini : "the chosen instrument in the hands of divine providence," 1919-1929158
Pt. IIIRealization, 1929-1940
Ch. 7The Lateran Pacts of 1929 and the crisis of 1931 : defending "The Holy Island"197
Ch. 8Preaching fascism and American religious politics230
Ch. 9Stubborn and lonely : American Catholic anti-fascists258
Ch. 10Parish conflicts : the church and fascist Italy manage "all spirit of rebellion"282
Epilogue304
Notes317
Bibliography361
Index383

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