Legacies of Liberation: The Progressive Catholic Church in Brazil

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In Brazil the liberationist reading of the Bible was once supposed to be an unstoppable force for social change, yet many observers now say that in the era of neo-liberalismAthe liberationist projectAmay be counted all but dead. In Legacies of Liberation, John Burdick offers a bold new interpretation of the state of the Catholic liberationism. Challenging theAclaimAthat it is dead, Burdick carefully builds the case that it continues to exert a major influence on Brazilian society and culture, through its penetration of a ...

Legacies of Liberation: The Progressive Catholic Church in Brazil 2004, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9780754615507

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