Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Vásquez, Manuel A.

Title Globalizing the sacred : religion across the Americas / Manuel A. Vásquez, Marie F. Marquardt
Published New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, [2003]
Online access available from:
ProQuest Ebook Central Subscription Collection    View Resource Record  
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (viii, 255 pages) : illustrations
Contents The limits of dominant and emerging models -- Theorizing globalization and religion -- Miracles at the border : a genealogy of religious globalization -- Crossing the electronic frontier : religious congregations and the internet -- Saving souls transnationally : pentecostalism and the gangs in El Salvador and the United States / with Ileana Gomez -- A continuum of hybridity : Latino churches in the new South -- John Paul II's civilization of love : pre-modern, modern, or postmodern? -- "Blitzing" Central America : the politics of religious broadcasting
Summary An exploration of how globalization affects the evolving roles of religion in the Americas
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-251) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Globalization -- Religious aspects.
Religion and sociology -- America.
Americas -- Religion.
Form Electronic book
Author Marquardt, Marie F., 1972-
ISBN 0813532841 (alk. paper)
081353285X (paperback; alk. paper)
0813534925 (electronic bk.)
9780813532844 (alk. paper)
9780813532851 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780813534923 (electronic bk.)