Women, Religion, and Social Change in Brazil's Popular Church

Women, Religion, and Social Change in Brazil's Popular Church

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780268019518
Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press
Publication date: 01/28/1997
Series: Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies Ser.
Pages: 226
Product dimensions: 5.78(w) x 8.83(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

Preface ix
ONE Popular Church, Women's Church Listening to Women in Brazil's Base Communities
1(26)
TWO "The Midwives Were Women" The Birth of the Popular Church in Brazil and Santo Antonio
27(22)
THREE Being Poor, Being Female Socioeconomic and Gender Characteristics of CEB Members
49(26)
FOUR Each in Her Own Way Gender and the Interpretation of Liberation Theology
75(36)
FIVE Ties That Bind Political Attitudes and Social Mobilization in CEBs
111(40)
SIX Liberation Theology and the Liberation of Women in Santo Antonio
151(30)
SEVEN Conclusions Women, Religion, and Sociopolitical Change
181(10)
Notes 191(16)
References 207(16)
Index 223

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