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Catholic colonialism

a parish history of Guatemala, 1524-1821

by A. C. van Oss

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guatemala,
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Catholic Church -- Guatemala -- History.,
    • Parishes -- Guatemala -- History.,
    • Guatemala -- Church history.,
    • Spain -- Colonies -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAdriaan C. van Oss.
      SeriesCambridge Latin American studies ;, 57
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX1438.2 .O76 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 248 p. :
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2536560M
      ISBN 100521320720
      LC Control Number85017399

        Catholics are attacked with remarkable regularity for supposed crimes against the native peoples of the New World. Much has been written, for example, about the demolition of the Meso-American cultures such as the Aztecs and the South American Andean civilization of the Incas by the Spanish Conquistadors, the severe oppression of the indigenous peoples, and .   Her most recent book is "African Catholic: Decolonization and the Transformation of the Church." September 9, at AM EDT Pope Francis began a three-nation Africa tour last week, and for.

      Through fresh readings of early Portuguese sources and long-term ethnographic fieldwork, this study traces the history of Hindu-Catholic syncretism in Goa and reveals the complex role of religion at the intersection of colonialism and modernity.   European colonialism introduced new patriarchal gender dynamics. In some African places, women had the power and autonomy to own and manage land semper_catholicus , pm #

      By the same logic, others argue that the Catholic church and Catholic missionaries could have also helped to prevent the colonization and brutality of colonialism in Africa.   TY - BOOK. T1 - Hindu-catholic encounters in Goa. T2 - Religion, colonialism, and modernity. AU - Henn, Alexander. PY - /1/1. Y1 - /1/1. N2 - The state of Goa on India's southwest coast was once the capital of the Portuguese-Catholic empire in by: 3.


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8 rows    The parish was the fundamental ecclesiastical institution brought by Spain to the New World, and perhaps even the principal instrument of empire. This pioneering study traces the origins and development of the parishes of a single Central American diocese from conquest to independence.

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