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Author Melvin, Karen, Associate Professor.

Title Building colonial cities of God [electronic resource] : mendicant orders and urban culture in New Spain, 1570-1800 / Karen Melvin.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiii, 365 p. : map.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ordering cities : urban convents and friars, 1570-1810 -- Distinguishing habits : corporate and collective mendicant identities -- Serving cities : orders and their urban ministries -- Defining religions : mendicant connections and disconnections in urban society -- Loving complaints : orders and the formation of local religious culture.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Catholic Church -- Mexico -- History -- 16th century.
Catholic Church -- Mexico -- History -- 17th century.
Friars -- Mexico -- History -- 16th century.
Friars -- Mexico -- History -- 17th century.
Colonial cities -- Mexico -- History -- 16th century.
Colonial cities -- Mexico -- History -- 17th century.
Mexico -- Church history -- 16th century.
Mexico -- Church history -- 17th century.
Mexico -- History -- Spanish colony, 1540-1810.
Spain -- Colonies -- America -- Religious life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780804774864 (cloth alk. paper)
9780804783255 (e-book)

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