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Words & worlds turned around : indigenous Christianities in colonial Latin America /

edited by David Tavárez ; with a foreword by William B. Taylor.

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Names: Tavárez, David Eduardo,
Published: Boulder, Colorado : University Press of Colorado, [2017]
Topics: Syncretism (Religion) - Latin America. | Christianity and other religions. | Indians of South America - Religion. | Indians of Mexico - Religion. | Indigenous peoples - Latin America - Languages. | Spanish language - Religious aspects. | Catholic Church - Latin America - History.
Regions: Latin America - History - To 1830.
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Physical Description: xvi, 329 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Includes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9781607326830 paperback
1607326833 paperback
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Copyright: ©2017
Summary: "A sophisticated, state-of-the-art approach to the embrace of Christianity by indigenous societies, that reveals the manifold transformations of Christian discourses in the colonial Americas. Surveying how Christian messages were rendered in indigenous languages, the book explores what was gained, transformed, or left behind in these translations"--Provided by publisher.
Other Names: Tavárez, David Eduardo, editor.
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More Details for: Words & worlds turned around : indigenou