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Author Bovée, David S. (David Steven), 1952-

Title The church & the land [electronic resource] : the National Catholic Rural Life Conference and American society, 1923-2007 / David S. Bovée.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Press, c2010.

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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 399 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface -- Catholic rural America to 1920 -- O'Hara and the formation of the conference -- The Catholic rural population problem -- The Great Depression -- Programs to meet the crisis -- Inside the NCRLC -- Ligutti takes the helm -- The conference becomes international -- Helping developing countries -- The end of the Ligutti era -- Organizing for social involvement -- For the family farm in the age of agribusiness -- Fighting poverty -- Stewardship of the planet -- Catholic and American : the NCRLC over eight decades.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Catholic Church -- United States.
National Catholic Rural Life Conference (U.S.)
Rural churches -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author National Catholic Rural Life Conference (U.S.)
ProQuest (Firm)
Added Title Church and the land : the National Catholic Rural Life Conference and American society, 1923-2007
ISBN 9780813217208 (cloth : alk. paper)
0813217202 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780813217598 (e-book)

 
    
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