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Author Treviņo, Roberto R.

Title The church in the barrio [electronic resource] : Mexican American ethno-Catholicism in Houston / Roberto R. Treviņo.

Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 308 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-294) and index.
Contents Tejano Catholicism and Houston's Mexican American community -- Ethno-Catholicism : empowerment and way of life -- The poor Mexican : church perceptions of Texas Mexicans -- Answering the call of the people : patterns of institutional growth -- In their own way : parish funding and ethnic identity -- The church in the barrio : the evolution of Catholic social action -- Faith and justice : the church and the Chicano movement.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Catholic Church -- Texas -- Houston -- History.
Church work with Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Houston.
Houston (Tex.) -- Church history.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 080782996X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780807829967 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807856673 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780807856673 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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