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  • Catolicismo e ciências sociais no Brasil: mudanças de foco e perspectiva num objeto de estudo.
    Steil, Carlos Alberto, and Sonia Reyes Herrera (2010)
    Sociologias 23:354-393.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Sociology of religion, Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Change
  • Influência e contribuição: a igreja católica progressista brasileira e o fórum social mundial.
    Levy, Charmain (2009)
    Religião e Sociedade 29:2: 177-197.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil
  • Brazilian Secularity and Minorities in the Biggest Catholic Nation in the World. A Catholic Country?
    Arriada Lorea, Roberto (2009)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 146: 81-98.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Minority; Secularism
  • Salvation Goods, the Gift Economy and Charismatic Concern.
    Pace, Enzo (2008)
    In Jörg Stolz (ed.) Salvation goods and Religious Markets. Theory and Applications. Bern: Peter Lang, pp. 149-170.

    Salvation goods are governed not only by the exchange economy but also & moreso by the gift economy. Case studies from Brazil & Italy. The Catholic Charismatic case responded to an internal Church market; the Igreja Universal responded to an external one.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Italy; Comparative; Italy; Gift; Liminality; Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus; Pentecostal, Brazil; Communitas; Religious goods; Ritual; Charisma; Brazil; Market model
  • Pour une perspective concentrique du catholicisme brésilien.
    Reesink, Misia Lins (2007)
    Social Compass 54:2: 313-331.

    Based on ethnographic field work in Recife. Rather than a dichotomy between official & popular Catholicism, proposes a plural/positional map of Catholicisms.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife; Popular religion; Catholic, Brazil; Popular Catholicism
  • Religion and the Politics of Ethnic Identity in Bahia, Brazil.
    Selka, Stephen (2007)
    Gainesville: University of Florida Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Bahia; Protestant, Brazil; Participant observation; Ethnic; Identity; Candomble; Catholic, Brazil
  • Catolicismo no Brasil Contemporâo: Reavivamento e Diversidade.
    Mariz, Cecília Loreto (2006)
    In Faustino Teixeira (ed.) As religões no Brasil: continuidades e rupturas. Petrópolis: Vozes.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Brazil
  • Salvation Goods, the Gift Economy and Charismatic Concern.
    Pace, Enzo (2006)
    Social Compass 53:1: 49-64.

    Critique of market theory; uses examples of self-produced religious performance.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil; Charisma; Market model; Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus
  • Quem vai comer da galinha? Ricos e pobres, católicos e crentes no sertão paraibano.
    Pires, Flávia (2004)
    Religião e sociedade 24:1: 65-84.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Stratification; Brazil, northeast
  • Renovação carismática católica: porta de entrada ou de saida do catolicismo? Uma etnografia do Grupo São José em Porto Alegre (RS).
    Steil, Carlos Alberto (2004)
    Religião e sociedade 24:1: 11-36.

    Associated Search Terms: Disaffiliation; Brazil, Porto Alegre; Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil; Catholic, Brazil
  • The Catholic Afro Mass and the Dance of Eurocentrism in Brazil.
    Burdick, John (2004)
    In Henry Goldschmidt and Elizabeth McAlister (eds.) Race, Nation, and Religion in the Americas. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 111-130.

    Observation & implications of the liturgical movement of Africanist liturgy in Brazil.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; African Brazilians; Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Change
  • Revisitando as CEBs: um estudo no Rio de Janeiro e em Minas Gerais.
    Lesbaupin, Ivo, Lúcia Ribeiro, Névio Fiorin, and Solange Rodrigues (2004)
    Religião e sociedade 24:1: 147-176.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Base communities; Brazil, Minas Gerais
  • The Catholic Charismatic Renewal movement in Brazil: The case of Father Marcelo Rossi.
    Rodrigues, Donizete (2003)
    In Anders Ruuth (ed.) Rite and Power. Uppsala, Sweden: Faculty of Theology, Swedish Institute of Mission Research, pp. 99-114.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Brazil; Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil; Case study
  • Imagens e Devoções no Catolicismo Brasileiro. Fundamentos Metodológicos e Perspectivas de Invetigações.
    Lopes, José Rogério (2003)
    Rever--Revista de estudos da religião 3:3: 1-29.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Catholic, Brazil; Devotionalism
  • Les passages obligatoires: cosmologie catholique et mort dans le quartier de Casa Amarela, à Recife.
    Reesink, Misia Lins (2003)
    Thèse de doctorat en anthropologie. Paris: EHESS.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife; Catholic, Brazil; Death
  • Not Blaming the Pope: The Roots of the Crisis in Brazilian Base Communities.
    Cousineau, Madeleine (2003)
    Journal of Church and state 45:2: 349-365.

    Explains a lessening of base community political activism in terms of a general decline of poor people's movements, which is likely to be temporary.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Activism; Base communities
  • Tudo que é de Deus é bom: uma antropologia do catolicismo liberacionista em Garanhuns, Brasil.
    Theije, Marjo de (2002)
    Recife: Massangana.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Pernambuco, Garanhus; Catholic, Brazil; Liberation theology
  • The process of religious life in Brazil: A balance.
    Valle, Edenio (2001)
    Social Compass 48:2: 237-248.

    Argues for moderating the prophetic stance of the post-Vatican II years to fit into a church & society that have become more conservative.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Liberation theology; Orders/congregations
  • Transnational Religions: The Roman Catholic Church in Brazil & the Orthodox Church in Russia.
    DellaCava, Ralph (2001)
    Sociology of Religion 62:4: 535-550.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Catholic, Brazil; Russian Orthodox, Russia; Russia; Brazil
  • La Mort chez les Noirs de la Fraternité Nossa Senhora do Rosário.
    Valente, Ana Lúcia E.F. (2001)
    Social Compass 48:1: 77-90.

    Discusses the significance of death (as analogous to the African cult of ancestors) in an African Brazilian Catholic fraternity in São Paulo. Such fraternities maintained a cultural resistance, especially during the era of slavery & colonialism.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Death; Popular religion; Brotherhood; Brazil, São Paulo; Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo; Africanist, Brazil; African Brazilians
  • Religion, Race, and Community Organizing: The Moviemento Negro in the Roman Catholic Church in Brazil.
    Myatt, Alan Doyle (2001)
    In Paula D. Nesbitt (ed.) Religion and Social Policy. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 210-225.

    Focuses on a Black Catholic movement in Brazil.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; Liberation theology; Brazil; Movimento Negro; Catholic, Brazil; African Brazilians
  • Trânsito religioso no Brasil.
    Almeida, Ronaldo de, and Paula Monteiro (2001)
    Revista São Paulo em Perspectiva 15:3: 17-35.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil; Conversion; Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus
  • Whatever Happened to What Used to Be the Largest Catholic Country in the World?
    Birman, Patricia, and Márcia Pere Leite (2000)
    Daedalus 129:2: 271-290.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Catholic, Brazil
  • Women, Family, and Catholicism in Brazil: The Issue of Power.
    Rosado Nunes, Maria José Fontelas (2000)
    In Jerry G. Pankhurst and Sharon K. Houseknecht (eds.) Family, Religion, and Social Change in Diverse Societies. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 347-362.

    19th century clericalization was accompanied by a feminization of Catholicism in Brazil.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Brazil; Women; Historical; Power; Family
  • O catolicismo: das CEBS à Renovação Carismática.
    Ribeiro de Oliveira, Pedro A. (1999)
    Revista eclesiástica brasileira 59:236: 823-835.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil; Base communities; Catholic, Brazil
  • "Pop-Star" Priests and the Catholic Response to the "Explosion" of Evangelical Protestantism in Brazil. The Beginning of the End of the "Walkout"?
    Clarke, Peter B. (1999)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 14:2: 203-216.

    Young Catholic clergy, criticized by leftist & conservative Catholics alike, have drawn many lapsed Catholics back from the Evangelicals. Draws comparisons with the evangelical Igreja Universal do Reina de Deus.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Brazil; Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus; Media
  • From Defenders of the People to Defenders of Faith: A 1984-1993 Retrospective of the CEB Activity in São Paulo.
    Hewitt, Warren Edward (1998)
    Latin American Perspectives 25:1: 170-191.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, São Paulo; Catholic, Brazil; Base communities
  • Les Ambiguïtés du Catholicisme Face à la Question Noire au Brésil.
    Valente, Ana Lúcia (1998)
    Social Compass 45:3: 417-428.

    A group of Africanizing Catholics met with resistance when they proselytized.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Brazil; Race; Brazil; African Brazilians; Catholic, Brazil
  • The Brazilian Catholic Church and Land Conflicts in the Amazon.
    Cousineau, Madeleine (1998)
    In Anson Shupe and Bronislaw Misztal (eds.), Religion, Mobilization, and Social Action. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 85-99.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Land reform; Change; Brazil; Justice; Base communities
  • Changements Récents dans le Champ Religieux Brésilien.
    Mariz, Cecília Loreto, and Maria das C. Machado (1998)
    Social Compass 45:3: 359-378.

    Compares the discourses of the Catholic charismatic movement (Moviemento de Renovação Católica) & an independent Pentecostal church in Rio de Janeiro (Igreja Universal do Reine de Deus.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus
  • Accounting for Recent Anti-Syncretist Trends in Candomblé-Catholic Relations.
    Clarke, Peter B. (1998)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.), New Trends and Development sin African Religions. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, pp. 17-35.

    Catholicism & Candomble complement one another in devotees' lives, the former more other worldly & the latter more instrumental.

    Associated Search Terms: Syncretism; Catholic, Brazil; Candomble; Otherworldliness; African Brazilians
  • Innovation and Retrenchment in the Brazilian Catholic Church: Consequences for Base Communities.
    Cousineau, Madeleine (1997)
    Social Compass 44:4: 567-577.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Base communities
  • Communautés de Base, Terre et Environnement en Amozonie.
    Cousineau, Madeleine (1997)
    Social Compass 44:3: 429-441.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Environmentalism; Activism; Brazil; Base communities
  • Structural Obstacles to Grassroots Pastoral Practice: The Case of a Base Community in Urban Brazil.
    Vásquez, Manuel A. (1997)
    Sociology of Religion 58:1: 53-68.

    Examines contextual obstacles to success faced by base communities; uses a case study; based on 1991-95 field work.

    Associated Search Terms: Base communities; Case study; Catholic, Brazil; Participant observation; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
  • The Cultural One of the Racial Many: Religion, Culture and the Interethnic Experience.
    Camara, Evandro M. (1997)
    Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Folk religion; Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; United States; Minority; Ethnic; Race; Assimilation; Culture
  • Avanço pentecostal e reação católica.
    Oro, Ari Pedro (1996)
    Petrópolis: Vozes.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Competition; Catholic, Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil
  • Le 19ème siècle: u tournant dans l'Eglise catholique et dans la vie des femmes au Brésil.
    Rosado Nunes, Maria José Fontelas (1996)
    Social Compass 43:4: 503-513.

    The Catholic Church devoted its energies to the recruitment of women into its program when it lost power in Brazil, & it heightened clericalism to prevent a loss of its power to them.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Brazil; Clericalism; Historical; Catholic, Brazil
  • Adesão religiosa na esfera familiar.
    Dores Campos Machado, María das (1996)
    Campinas, São paulo: ANPOCS/Autores Associados.

    Pentecostal religiosity furthers gender equality in families.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Family; Brazil; Conversion; Pentecostal, Brazil; Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil
  • Conflits agraires en Amazonie: racines politico-économiques et réponses des communautés de base.
    Cousineau, Madeleine (1996)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 25:2: 163-174.

    Based on field research in northern Brazil.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Brazil; Rural; Conflict; Base communities; Land reform
  • O sertão das romarias. Un estudo anthropologica sobre o sanctuario de Bom Jesus da Lapa-Behia.
    Steil, Carlos Alberto (1996)
    Petropolis: Vozes.

    Field study of a shrine in the highlands of northeast Brazil used as a pilgrimage site in raising consciousness for land reform.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Folk religion; Shrine; Pilgrimage; Consciousness raising; Change; Catholic, Brazil
  • Morte, Católicos e imaginário: o caso do Alto do Reservatório, Casa Amarela.
    Reesink, Misia Lins (1995)
    Mémoire de Mestrado en Anthropologie, Recife: UFPE.

    Associated Search Terms: Death; Catholic, Brazil; Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife
  • The Brazilian Catholic Church and the Struggle for Land in the Amazon.
    Adriance, Madeleine (1995)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 34:3: 377-382.

    Based on interviews; notes the Catholic Church supporting peasants' rights in northern Brazil through a pastoral commission & base communities.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Base communities; Justice; Land reform
  • Promised Land. Base Christian Communities and the Struggle for the Amazon.
    Adriance, Madeleine Cousineau (1995)
    Albany: State University of New York press.

    Based on interviews in Brazil's Amazon region; shows base communities as activist organizations for land reform with both external & indigenous roots.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Catholic, Brazil; Brazil; Base communities; Politics, Brazil; Justice; Activism; Women; Land reform; Rural
  • Religion and Racial Identity in the Movimento Negro of the Roman Catholic Church in Brazil.
    Myatt, Alan Doyle (1995)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Denver, Iliff School of Theology.

    Associated Search Terms: African Brazilians; Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Social movement; Movimento Negro; Liberation theology
  • Les Catholiques et le Parti des Travailleurs au Brésil.
    Follman, José-Ivo (1994)
    Social Compass 41:4: 483-501.

    Catholic activists in the Labor Party of Brazil fall into 4 categories: Popular, political, religious, independent.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Brazil; Labor
  • O negro e a Igreja Católica: o espaço concedido, um espaço reivindicado.
    Valente, Ana Lúcia E.F. (1994)
    Campo Grance, Mato Grosso do Sul: CECITEC/UFMS.

    Associated Search Terms: African Brazilians; Catholic, Brazil
  • Base Communities and Rural Mobilization in Northern Brazil.
    Adriance, Madeleine (1994)
    Sociology of Religion 55:2: 163-178. [Also in William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.), Religion & Democracy in Latin America (New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction, 1995), pp. 59-74]

    Based on interviews in Maranhão and Pará states; sees a direct relationship between base communities & activism for agrarian reform.

    Associated Search Terms: Rural; Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Base communities; Activism
  • A ambivalência política da religião./The Political Ambivalence of Popular Religion.
    Ribeiro de Oliveira, Pedro A. (1994)
    Religião e sociedade 54/214: 413-426./Social Compass 41:4 (1994): 513-523.

    Distinguishes a popular religion that helps constitute the consciousness of the subaltern classes & private devotionalism imparted from higher class clergy.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Brazil; Popular religion; Catholic, Brazil; Devotionalism
  • Sincretismo y Trànsito Religioso; Comparando Pentecostais e Carismáticos.
    Mariz, Cecília Loreto, and Maria das C. Machado (1994)
    Comunições do ISER 45:13: 24-34.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Brazil; Brazil; Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil; Syncretism; Conversion
  • Coping with Poverty: Pentecostals and Christian Base Communities in Brazil.
    Mariz, Cecília Loreto (1994)
    Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

    Based on fieldwork in Pernambuco State, including Recife; focuses on the role of religions in poor people's survival & well-being.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife; Catholic, Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil; Africanist, Brazil; Base communities; Poverty
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