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Roman Catholicism


I. Roman Catholic Church: History
      General Resources
      Colonial
          Chroniclers
          Monographs
      19th-Century
      20th-Century
           General
           Liberation Theology

II. Current Trends in Catholicism
     Catholic Renewal
     Ecumenism and Religious Pluralism
     Transnationalism and Globalization


I. Roman Catholic Church: History 

General Resources

  • Bamat, Thomas, and Wiest, Jean-Paul. (Editors.) Popular Catholicism in a World Church: Seven Case Studies in Inculturation. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1999.
  • Berryman, Philip. Religion in the Megacity: Catholic and Protestant Portraits from Latin America. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1996.
  • Berryman, Philip. Stubborn Hope: Religion, Politics, and Revolution in Central America. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1994.
  • Cipriani, Roberto, Eleta, Paula, and Nesti, Arnaldo. (Editors.) Identidade e Mudança na Religiosidade Latino-Americana. Petrópolis: Vozes, 2000.
  • Cleary, Edward L. (Editor.) Born of the Poor: The Latin American Church since Medellin. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1990.
  • Cleary, Edward L., and Stewart-Gambino, Hannah. Conflict and Competition: The Latin American Church in a Changing Environment. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner, 1992.
  • Cleary, Edward L. Crisis and Change: The Church in Latin America Today. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1985.
  • Delumeau, Jean and Malchior-Bonet, Sabine. De Religiões e de Homens. São Paulo: Loyola, 2000.
  • Dries, Angelyn. The Missionary Movement in American Catholic History. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1998.
  • Dussel, Enrique. (Editor.) The Church in Latin America 1492-1992. São Paulo, SP: Edições Paulinas: Cehila, c1992.
  • Garrard-Burnett, Virginia. (Editor.) On Earth as it is in Heaven: Religion in Modern Latin America. Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources, 2000.
  • Historia General de la Iglesia en América Latina. Salamanca: Ediciones Sigueme (1981-1995).
  • Ireland, Rowan. "Popular Religions and the Building of Democracy in Latin America: Saving the Toquevillian Parallel." Journal of Interamerican Studies and World Affairs 41 (4) Winter 1999, pp. 111-136.
  • Levine, Daniel H. Popular Voices in Latin American Catholicism. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1992.
  • Mainwaring, Scott, and Alexander Wilde. (Editors.) The Progressive Church in Latin America. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1989.
  • McGrath, Marcos G. Cómo Ví y Viví el Concilio y el Post-Concilio: El Testimonio de Padres Conciliares de América Latina. Bogotá: Paulinas: CELAM, 2000.
  • Mecham, J. Lloyd. Church and State in Latin America: A History of Politico-Ecclesiastical Relations. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, c1996.
  • New Catholic Encyclopedia. Prepared by an editorial staff at the Catholic University of America. New York: McGraw-Hill (1967- ).
  • Pelton, Robert S., with Calero, Luis. From Power to Communion: Toward a New Way of Being Church Based on the Latin American Experience. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1994.
  • Smith, Brian H. Religious Politics in Latin America, Pentecostal vs. Catholic. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1998.
  • Smith, Christian, and Prokopy, Joshua. (Editors.) Latin American Religion in Motion. New York: Routledge, 1999.
  • Vallier, Ivan. Catholicism, Social Control, and Modernization in Latin America. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1970.
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Colonial

Chroniclers
  • Acosta, Jose de. Historia Natural y Moral de las Indias. Madrid: Bib. de Autores Españoles, 1954.
  • Arriaga, Pablo Jose de. The Extirpation of Idolatry in Peru. Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1968.
  • Avila, Francisco de. Dioses y Hombres de Huarochirí. Mexico: Siglo Veintiuno Editores, 1975.
  • Burkhart, Louise M. Before Guadalupe: The Virgin Mary in Early Colonial Nahuatl Literature. Albany, NY: Institute for Mesoamerican Studies, University at Albany, 2001.
  • Burkhart, Louise M. The Slippery Earth: Nahua-Christian Moral Dialogue in Sixteenth-Century Mexico. Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press, 1989.
  • Cieza de Leon, Pedro de. The Incas of Pedro de Cieza de Leon. Norman: University of Oklahoma, 1959.
  • Córtes y Larraz, Pedro. Descripción Geográfico-Moral de la Díocesis de Goathemala. Guatemala: Sociedad de Geografia e Historia de Guatemala, 1958.
  • Durán, Diego. Historia de las Indias de Nueva España. Norman: University of Oklahoma, 1993.
  • Fuentes y Guzman, Francisco Antonio de. Recordación Florida. Madrid: Editorial Jose de Pineda Ibarra, 1967.
  • Guaman Poma y Ayala, Felipe. La Nueva Crónica y Buen Gobierno. Lima: Editorial Cultura, 1956.
  • Landa, Diego de. Landa's Relación de las cosas de Yucatan. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1941.
  • Las Casas, Bartolomé de. Apologetica Histórica. Mexico: UNAM, 1967.
  • Lockhart, James. The Story of Guadalupe: Luis Laso de la Vega's Huei Tlamahuicoltica of 1649. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1998.
  • MacCormack, Sabine. The Word made Image: Religion, Art, and Architecture in Spain and Spanish America, 1500-1600. Boston: Trustees of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 1998.
  • MacCormack, Sabine. Children of the Sun and Reason of State: Myths, Ceremonies and Conflicts in Inca Peru. College Park, MD: University of Maryland at College Park, 1990.
  • Motolinia, Toribio de. Motolinia's History of the Indians of New Spain. Washington DC: Academy of American Franciscan History, 1951.
  • Mendieta. Geronimo. Historia Eclessiastica Indiana. México D.F.: Editorial Salvador Chavez Hayhoe, 1945.
  • Remesal, Antonio. Historia general de las Indias Occidentales, y particular de la governacion de Chiapa y Guatemala. Guatemala: Ediciones Atlas, 1932.
  • Sahagún, Bernardino de. The Florentine Codex: General History of the Things of New Spain. Mexico: Secretaria de Gobernación, 1979.
  • Ximenez, Francisco. Historia de la Provincia de San Vicente de Chiapa y Guatemala. Guatemala: Sociedad de Geografia e Historia de Guatemala, 1929-1931.
Monographs
  • Baêta Neves Flores, Luiz Felipe. O Combate Dos Soldados de Christo na Terra dos Papagaios: Colonialismo e Repressão Cultural. Rio de Janeiro: Forense-Universitária, 1978.
  • Boxer, Charles R. The Church Militant and Iberian Expansion, 1440-1770. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1978.
  • Borges, Pedro. El Envio de Misioneras a América Durante la Epoca Española. Salamanca: 1977.
  • Borges, Pedro. Métidos Misionales en la Cristianización de América. Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Departamento de Misionología Española, 1960.
  • Brading, David A. Church and State in Bourbon Mexico: The Diocese of Michoacán. Cambridge, UK: University of Cambridge Press, 1994.
  • Brading, David A. The First America: The Spanish Monarchy, Creole Patriots, and the Liberal State, 1492-1867. Cambridge, UK: University of Cambridge Press, 1992.
  • Brading, David A. Mexican Phoenix: Our Lady of Guadalupe: Image and Tradition Across Five Centuries. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001.
  • Burkhart, Louse A. Before Guadalupe: The Virgin Mary in Early Colonial Nahuatl Literature. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2001.
  • Burkhart, Louise A. The Slippery Earth: Nahua-Christian Moral Dialogue in Sixteenth Century Mexico. Tucson: University of Arizona, 1989.
  • Cervantes, Fernando. The Devil in the New World: The Impact of Diabolism in New Spain. Newhaven: Yale University Press, 1994.
  • Christian, William. Local Religion in Sixteenth Century Spain. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1981.
  • Clendinnen, Inga. Ambivalent Conquests: Maya and Spaniards in Yucatan, 1517-1570. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987.
  • Cohen, Thomas M. The Fire of Tongues: António Vieira and the Missionary Church in Brazil and Portugal. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1998.
  • Doviols, Pierre. La Lutte Contre les Réligions Autochtones dans le Perou Colonial: L'Extirpation de L'Idolâtrie entre 1532 et 1660. Missing: Institute Français Andines, 1971.
  • Curio-Nagy, Linda. Saints, Sovereignty, and Spectacle in Colonial Mexico. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2003.
  • Duverger, Christian. La Conversión de los Indios de Nueva España. Quito: Abya-Yala, 1990.
  • Fernández, Isacio Pérez. Bartolomé de las Casas en el Perú. Cuzco: Centro de Estudios Rurales Andinos "Bartolome de las Casas", 1988.
  • Ferriss, Nancy. Crown and Clergy in Colonial Mexico, 1759-1821: The Crisis of Ecclesiastical Privilege. London: The Athlone Press, 1968.
  • Gómez Canedo, Lino. Evangelización y Conquista: Experiencia Franciscana en Hispanoamerica. Mexico: Editorial Porrua, 1977.
  • Greer, Allan and Bilinkoff, Jodi. Colonial Saints: Discovering the Holy in the Americas, 1500-1800. London: Routledge, 2003.
  • Greenleaf, Richard. The Mexican Inquisition of the Sixteenth Century. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1969.
  • Greenleaf, Richard. Zumárraga and the Mexican Inquisition 1536-1543. Washington: Academy of American Franciscan History, 1962.
  • Hoornaert, Eduardo A. Igreja no Brasil-Colônia: 1550-1800. São Paulo: Brasiliense, 1974.
  • Karnal, Leandro. Teatro da Fé. Representação Religiosa no Brasil e no México Século XVI. São Paulo: Editora Hucitec, 1998.
  • Kubler, George. Mexican Architecture of the Sixteenth Century. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1948.
  • LaFaye, Jacques. Quetzalcoatl and Guadalupe: The Formation of Mexican National Consciousness, 1531-1813. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1976.
  • McAndrew, John. The Open-Air Churches of Sixteenth Century Mexico. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1965.
  • Megged, Amos. Exporting the Catholic Reformation: Local Religion in Early Colonial Mexico. Leiden, NY: Brill, 1996.
  • Meliá, Bartolomeu. El Guaraní Conquistado y Reducido. Asuncion: Biblioteca Paraguaya de Antropología, 1986.
  • Mills, Kenneth. Idolatry and Its Enemies: Colonial Andean Religion and Extirpation, 1640-1750. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1997.
  • Padgen, Antony. The Maya: Diego de Landa's Account of the Affairs of Yucatan. Chicago: Chicago University Press, 1975.
  • Phelan, John Leddy. The Millenial Kingdom of the Franciscans. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1970.
  • Poole, Stafford. Pedro Moya de Contreras: Catholic Reform and Royal Power in New Spain, 1571-1591. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1987.
  • Ricard, Robert. La Conquista Espiritual de México. México: Editorial Jus, 1947.
  • Ramos, Gabriela and Urbano, Henrique. Catolicismo y Extirpación de Idolotrias, Siglos XVI y XVII. Cusco: Centro de Estudios Regionales Andinos "Bartolomé de Las Casas", 1991.
  • Schwaller, John Frederick. Church and Clergy in Sixteenth Century Mexico. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1987.
  • Schwaller, John Frederick. Origins of Church Wealth in Mexico: Ecclesiastical Revenues and Church Finances, 1523-1600. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1985.
  • Taylor, William B. Magistrates of the Sacred: Priests and Parishioners in Eighteenth Century Mexico. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1996.
  • Van Oss, Adriaan C. Catholic Colonialism. A Parish History of Guatemala, 1524-1821. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1986.
  • Zahino Peñafort, Luisa. Iglesia y Sociedad en México, 1765-1800: Tradición, Reforma y Reacciones. México: UNAM, 1996.
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19th-century

  • Alonso, Isidoro. La Iglesia en Peru y Bolivia. Fribourg, Switzerland: Oficina Internacional de Investigaciones Sociales de FERES, 1962.
  • Amato, Enrique. La Iglesia en Argentina. Brussels: Oficina Internacional de Investigaciones Sociales de FERES, 1965.
  • Auza, Néstor T. Católicos y Liberales en la Generación de 80. Buenos Aires: Editorial Culturales Argentinas, 1975.
  • Baldwin, Deborah. Protestants and the Mexican Revolution: Missionaries, Ministers, and Social Change. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1990.
  • Bastian, Jean-Pierre. Protestantes, Liberales y Francmasones: Sociedades de Ideas y Modernidad en América Latina, Siglo XIX. México: Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1990.
  • Bastian, Jean-Pierre. Los Disidentes: Sociedades Protestantes y Revolución en México, 1872-1911. México: Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1991.
  • Bazant, Jan. Alienation of Church Wealth in Mexico: Social and Economic Aspects of the Liberal Revolution, 1856-1875. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1971.
  • Bendaña Perdomo, Ricardo. La Iglesia en Guatemala: Síntisis Historica del Catalocismo. Guatemala: Libererias Artemis-Edinter, 1996.
  • Brading, David A. The First America: The Spanish Monarchy, Creole Patriots, and the Liberal State, 1492-1867. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press , 1991.
  • Buchrucher, C. Nacionalismo y Peronismo, La Argentina en la Crisis Ideológica Mundial. Buenos Aires: Sudamerica, 1987.
  • Christian, William A. Visionaries: The Spanish Republic and the Reign of Christ. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996.
  • Costeloe, Michael. Church Wealth in Mexico: A Study of the "Juzgado de Capellanías" in the Archbishopric of Mexico, 1800-1865. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1967.
  • Holleran, Mary. Church and State in Guatemala. New York: Columbia University Press, 1945.
  • Hoornaert, Eduardo. A Igreja Católica e o Regime Republicano. São Paulo: Loyola-CEPHIB, 1990.
  • Klaiber, Jeffrey. La Iglesia en el Perú: su historia social desde la independencia. Lima: Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Fondo Editorial, 1988.
  • Knowlton, Robert. Church Property and the Mexican Revolution, 1856-1910. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 1976.
  • Levine, Daniel. Religion and Politics in Latin America: The Catholic Church in Venezuela and Colombia. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1981.
  • Mallimaci, Fortunato. Catolicismo integral 1930-1945. Buenos Aires: Biblos, 1988.
  • Mechan, J. Lloyd. Church and State in Latin America: A History of Politico-Ecclesiastical Relations. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1934.
  • Meyer, Jean. The Cristero Rebellion: The Mexican People between Church and State, 1926-1929. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1976.
  • O'Brien, Conor Cruise. God Land: Reflections on Religion and Nationalism. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1988.
  • Pantojas Garcia, Emilio. La Iglesia Protestante y la Americanización de Puerto Rico 1898-1917. Bayamon, Puerto Rico: Prisa, 1976.
  • Pike, Frederick. The Conflict Between Church and State in Latin America. New York: Knopf, 1967.
  • Quirk, Robert. The Mexican Revolution and the Catholic Church, 1910-1929. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1973.
  • Rodriguez Diaz, Daniel. Ideologicas Protestantes y Misiones: El Caso de Puerto Rico, 1898-1930. México: UNAM, 1979.
  • Sanchez, José. Anticlericalism: A Brief History. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1972.
  • Sullivan-Gonzales, Douglas. Piety, Power and Politics: The Role of Religion in the Formation of the Guatemalan Nation-State, 1839-1871. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. University of Texas at Austin, 1998.
  • Smith, Brian. The Church and Politics in Chile. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1982.
  • Sweeney, Ernest. Foreign Missionaries in Argentina, 1838-1962: A Study of Dependence. Cuernavaca, México: SONDEOS, 1970.
  • Tangleman, Michael. Mexico at the Crossroads: Politics, the Church and the Poor. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1995.
  • Vanderwood, Paul. The Power of God Against the Guns of Government: Religious upheaval in Mexico at the Turn of the Nineteenth Century. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1998.
  • Van Young, Eric. In the Gloomy Caverns of Paganism: The State, Popular Culture and Rebellion in Mexico, 1816-1821. Conference on "The People, State, and Nation in Mexico", 1990. University of Texas at Austin, Mexican Center.
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20th-century

General
  • Costello, Gerald M. Mission to Latin America: The Successes and Failures of a Twentieth-Century Crusade. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1979.
  • Fitzpatrick Behrens, Susan. Of Divine Import: The Maryknoll Missionaries in Peru, 1943-2000. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. University of California at San Diego, 2001.
  • Freston, Paul. Protestant Political Parties: A Global Survey. Aldershot,UK; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2004.
  • Klaiber, Jeffrey. The Church, Dictatorships, and Democracy in Latin America. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1998.
  • Levine, Daniel H. Religion and Political Conflict in Latin America. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1986.
  • Levine, Daniel H. Churches and Politics in Latin America. Beverly Hills: Sage, 1980.
  • Mainwaring, Scott, and Scully, Timothy R. (Editors.) Christian Democracy in Latin America: Electoral Competition and Regime Conflicts. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2003.
  • Miranda, Júlia. Carisma, Sociedade e Política: Novas Linguagens do Religioso e do Político. Rio de Janeiro: Relume Dumara, Núcleo de Antropologia da Política, 1999.
Liberation Theology
  • Appleby, Scott. The Ambivalence of the Sacred: Religion, Violence and Reconcilation. Lantham, MD: Rowmen and Littlefield, 2000.
  • Batstone, David. From Conquest to Struggle: Jesus of Nazareth in Latin America. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 1991.
  • Batstone, David (Editor). Libertion Theologies, Postmodernity and the Americas. London, NY: Routledge, 1997.
  • Berryman, Phillip. The Religious Roots of Rebellion: Christianity in Central American Revolutions. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1986.
  • Berryman, Phillip. Stubborn Hope: Religion, Politics, and Revolution in Central America. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1994.
  • Brett, Donna Whitson and Brett, Edward T. Murdered in Central America: The Stories of Eleven U.S. Missionaries. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1988.
  • Boff, Leonardo. Jesus Christ, Liberator. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1978.
  • Boff, Leonardo. Passion of Christ, Passion of the World: The Facts, Interpretations, and Their Meaning Yesterday and Today. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1987
  • Brandão, C.R. Os Deuses do Povo. São Paulo: Brasiliense, 1980.
  • Burdick, John, and Hewitt, W.E. The Church at the Grassroots in Latin America: Perspectives on Thirty Years of Activism. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2000.
  • Cardenal, Ernesto. The Gospel in Solentiname. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis , 1976.
  • Cleary, Edward. Born of the Poor: The Latin American Church since Medellín. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 1990.
  • Cleary, Edward. Path from Puebla: Significant Documents of the Latin American Bishops since 1979. Maryknoll, NY : Orbis , 1989.
  • Cleary, Edward and Stewart-Gambino, Hannah. Crisis and Church: The Church in Latin America Today. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1985.
  • Cleary, Edward and Cook, Guillermo. The Birth of Latin American Indigenous Theology: Interface of Maya, Catholic, and Protestant Worldviews. New York: E.S. Brell, 1997.
  • Cleary, Edward and Stewart-Gambino, Hannah. Conflict and Competition: The Latin American Church in a Changing Environment. Boulder, CO : Lynne Reiner, 1992.
  • Cleary, Edward and Steingenga, Timothy. Resurgent Voices: Indigenous Policies, Political Mobilization and the Roman Catholic Church In Latin America. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers, 2004.
  • Cleary, Edward, L. Struggle for Human Rights in Latin America. Westport, CT: Praeger, 1997.
  • Comblin, José. The Church and the National Security State. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1979.
  • Cook, Guillermo. The Expectation of the Poor: Latin American Basic Ecclesial Communities in Protestant Perspective. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1985.
  • Dussel, Enrique (Editor). Resistencia y Esperanza: Historia del Pueblo Cristiano en América Latina y el Caribe. San José, Costa Rica: Editorial DEI, 1995.
  • Freire, Paulo. Pedagogy of the Oppressed. New York: Continuum, 1970.
  • Gutiérrez, Gustavo A. Theology of Liberation: History, Politics, and Salvation. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1973.
  • Gutiérrez, Gustavo. The Power of the Poor in History. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1983.
  • Hadden, Jeffrey and Shupe, Anson (Editors). Prophetic Religion and Politics. New York: Paragon House, 1986.
  • Lernoux, Penny. Cry of the People: The Struggle for Human Rights in Latin America--the Catholic Church in conflict with U.S. Policy. New York: Penguin, 1980.
  • Levine, Daniel. Churches and Politics in Latin America. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage, 1980.
  • Levine, Daniel. Popular Voices in Latin American Catholicism. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1992.
  • Levine, Daniel. Religion and Political Conflict in Latin America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press , 1986.
  • Lovejoy, David. Religious Enthusiasm in the New World: Heresy to Revolution. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1985.
  • Lincoln, Bruce. Religion, Rebellion, Revolution. Basingstoke, UK: Macmillan, 1985.
  • Mainwaring, Scott and Krischke, P. (Editors) A Igreja nas Bases em Tempo de Transição. Porto Alegre: L&PM/CEDEC , 1986.
  • Mainwaring, Scott and Wilde, Alexander. (Editors) The Progressive Church in Latin America. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame, 1989.
  • Míguez Bonino, José. Doing Theology in a Revolutionary Situation. Philadelphia, PA : Fortress, 1975.
  • Novaes, Regina. Os Escolhidos de Deos. Rio de Janeiro: Cuadernos do ISER #19, 1985.
  • Pérez Esquivel, Adolfo. Christ in a Poncho: Testimonials of the Nonviolent Struggles in Latin America. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1983.
  • Romero, Oscar. Voice of the Voiceless: The Four Pastoral Letters and Other Statements. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1985.
  • Segundo, Juan Luis. The Liberation of Theology. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1976.
  • Sigmund, Paul E. Liberation Theology at the Crossroads: Democracy or Revolution?. New York: Oxford University Press, 1990.
  • Sobrino, Jon. Christology at the Crossroads: A Latin American Approach. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis , 1978.
  • Sobrino, Jon. Jesus in Latin America. Maryknoll, NY : Orbis, 1986.
  • Smith, Brian. Religion and Politics in Latin America: Pentecostal v. Catholic. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1998.
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II. Current Trends in Catholicism

Catholic Renewal

  • Bruce, Steve. "The Charismatic Movement and Secularization Theory." Religion 28 (3) Fall 1998, pp. 223-232.
  • Csordas, Thomas. The Sacred Self: A Cultural Phenomenology of Charismatic Healing. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994.
  • Dores Campos Machado, Maria das. Carismaticos e Pentecostais: Adesao Religiosa na Esfera Familiar. São Paulo: Editora Autores Associados, 1996.
  • Poewe, Karla (Editor). Charismatic Christianity as a Global Culture. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1994.
  • Sartóri, Luis Maria A. "Carismáticos e a Igreja Católica." Revista USP 31, Sept-Nov 1996, pp. 132-141.
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Ecumenism and Religious Pluralism

  • Conselho Nacional de Igrejas Cristãs (CONIC) and Conselho Latino-Americano de Igrejas (CLAI). Diversidade e comunhão: Um convite ao ecumenismo. São Leopoldo: Editora Sinodal; São Paulo: Paulinas, 1998.
  • Oro, Ari Pedro. Avanço Pentecostal e Reação Católica. Petrópolis: Vozes, 1996.
  • Sigmund, Paul E. (Editor.) Religious Freedom and Evangelization in Latin America: The Challenge of Religious Pluralism. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1999.
  • Wolff, Elias. O Ecumenismo no Brasil: Uma Introdução ao Pensamento Ecumêmico da CNBB. São Paulo: Paulinas, 2000.
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Transnationalism and Globalization

  • Cleary, Edward L., and Steigenga, Timothy J. (Editors.) Resurgent Voices in Latin America: Indigenous Peoples, Political Mobilization, and Religious Change. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2004.
  • Hoeber Rudolph, Suzanne and Piscatori, James. Transnational Religion. Fading States. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1997 prot.
  • Hopkins, Dwight N., Lorenzen, Louis Anne, Mendieta, Eduardo and Batstone, David. Religions/Globalizations: Theories and Cases. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2001.
  • Jenkins, Philip. The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.
  • Levine, Daniel H., and Stoll, David. "Bridging the Gap between Empowerment and Power." Transnational Religion and Fading States, edited by Susanne Hoeber Rudolph and James Piscatori. Boulder, CO: Westview, 1997.
  • Parker, Cristian. Popular Religion and Modernization in Latin America: A Different Logic. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1996.
  • Peterson, Anna, Vásquez, Manuel, and Williams, Philip. (Editors.) Christianity, Social Change, and Globalization in the Americas. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2001.
  • Vásquez, Manuel, and Friedmann Marquardt, Marie. Globalizing the Sacred: Religion Across the Americas. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2003.
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