Church, Society, And Hegemony

Church, Society, And Hegemony

by Carlos Alberto Torres, Richard A. Young

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275937737
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/30/1992
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)
Lexile: 1670L (what's this?)

About the Author

CARLOS ALBERTO TORRES is an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Education at the University of California at Los Angeles. Widely published in Spanish, Portuguese, and English, he is the author of The Politics of Nonformal Education in Latin America (Praeger, 1990) and (with D. Morales-Gomez) The State, Corporatist Politics, and Educational Policy Making in Mexico (Praeger, 1990).

RICHARD A. YOUNG is a Professor of Spanish in the Department of Romance Languages at the University of Alberta. He has published widely in Spanish and English on Latin American literature.

Table of Contents

Preface

The Critique of Religion in Marx

Religion as a Primitive Phenomenon: Emile Durkheim

Religion, Economic Rationality, and Civilization: Max Weber's Theses

Religion as Historical Bloc: The Perspective of Antonio Gramsci

Religion and Disciplinary Order: On Social Reproduction

The Popular Church and the Process of Conscientization: Reflections on Possibilities and Contradictions

Internal Tendencies of the Catholic Church: Typologies and Extrapolations

Hypothesis for a Theoretical Framework for Religion and Churches in Latin America

The Catholic Church in Argentina

Bibliography

Index

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