Evangelical Christianity and democracy in Latin America / edited by Paul Freston. - Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008. - xxx, 250 p. ; 24 cm. - Evangelical Christianity and democracy in the Global South .

Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-235) and index.

Introduction : the many faces of Evangelical politics in Latin America / Paul Freston -- Democratic activity and religious practices of Evangelicals in Mexico / Felipe Vázquez Palacios -- From war to reconciliation : Guatemalan Evangelicals and the transition to democracy, 1982-2001 / C. Mathews Samson -- The evolution of Protestant participation in Nicaraguan politics and the rise of Evangelical parties / Roberto Zub -- Evangelicals and politics in Fujimori's Peru / Darío López Rodríguez -- Religion and democracy in Brazil : a study of the leading Evangelical politicians / Alexandre Brasil Fonseca -- Conclusion : Evangelicals and democracy--the experience of Latin America in context / Daniel H. Levine.

0195174763 (cloth : alk. paper) 9780195174762 (cloth : alk. paper) 0195308034 (pbk. : alk. paper) 9780195308037 (pbk. : alk. paper)

40015303187

2005031887

GBA808370 bnb

014499743 Uk


Evangelicalism--Political aspects.--Latin America.
Democracy--Religious aspects--Christianity
Christianity and politics--Latin America

BR1642.L29 / E93 2008

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