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  • Social customs and demographc change: The case of godparenthood in Catholic Europe.
    Alfani, Guido, Vincent Gourdon, and Agnese Vitali (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:3: 482-504.

    Based on 2007-08 questionnaire data from university students in Italy & France. Unlike the Middle Ages, godparents have been chosen from among relatives. Demographic change is reducint the availability now of uncles & aunts as godparents.

    Associated Search Terms: Baptism; France; Students, undergraduate; Italy; Godparent
  • Padrini, madrine e figliocce dal 1400 a oggi.
    Alfani, Guido (2010)
    In Saveria Chemotti (ed.) Padri nostri. Archetipi e modelli delle relazioni tra "padri" e "figlie". Padua: Il Poligrafo, pp. 119-169.

    Associated Search Terms: Godparent
  • Parrains, partecipanti et parenté. Tendances de longue durée dans la sélection des parents spirituels au sein d'une communauté exceptionnelle: Nonantola, XVIe-XVIIIe siècles.
    Alfani, Guido (2009)
    In Guido Alfani, Philippe Castagnetti, and Vincent Gourdon (eds.) Baptiser. Pratique sacramentelle, pratique sociale (XVIe-XXe siècles). Saint-Etienne, France: PUSE, pp. 293-316.

    Associated Search Terms: Baptism; Community study; France, Nonantola; Godparent; Historical
  • La Iglesia y el padrinazgo. ¿Una institución social rebelled?
    Alfani, Guido (2008)
    Revista de demographía histórica 26:1: 87-124.

    Associated Search Terms: Godparent
  • Il ruolo economico del padrinato: un fenomeno osservabile?
    Alfani, guido, and Vincent Gourdon (2006)
    Cheiron 45/46(23): 129-177.

    Associated Search Terms: Godparent; Economic
  • Padri, padrini, patroni. La parentela spirituale nella storia./Fathers and Godfathers: Spiritual Kinship in Early Modern Italy.
    Alfani, Guido (2006)
    Venice: Marsilio/aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, 2006.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Italy; Italy; Godparent
  • Godparenthood ties among Zapotec women and the effects of Protestant conversion.
    Sault, Nicole (2001)
    In James W. Dow and Alan R. Sandstrom (eds.) Holy Saints and Fiery Preachers in Mexico and Central America. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 117-146.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Godparent; Mexico; Protestant, Mexico; Women; Zapotec (a people in Mexico)
  • Blessings of the Virgin in capitalist society: the transformation of a rural Bolivian fiesta.
    Crandon-Malamud, Libbet (1993)
    American Anthropologist 95:3: 574-596.

    Associated Search Terms: Bolivia; Feast; Godparent; Marian; Stratification; Tourists
  • Le parrainage à la fin du Moyen Age: savoir public, attentes théologiques et usages sociaux.
    Jussen, Bernhard (1992)
    Annales 1992:2: 467-502.

    Examines evidence from the reconciliation trial of Joan of Arc, late medieval synodal statutes, & the practices of an inquisitor; godparenthood ritualized friendships in an economy of gifts & recognition.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, medieval; Godparent; Historical
  • Madre, madrina, ritual parentela e identità in un paese del Sannio (San Marco dei Cavoti).
    Palumbo, Berardino (1991)
    Milano: FrancoAngeli.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Identity; Godparent; Family
  • Madre, madrina, ritual parentela e identità in un paese del Sannio (San Marco dei Cavoti).
    Palumbo, Berardino (1991)
    Milano: FrancoAngeli.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Godparent; Identity; Ritual; Italy, Sannio, San Marco dei Cavoti
  • La parenté baptismale à Minot (Côte d’Or).
    Zonabend, Françoise (1978)
    Annales. Économies, Sociétés, Civilisations. 33:3: 656-676.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; France, Côte d'Or, Minot; Godparent; Baptism
  • Spiritual relationships and selecting a godparent.
    Gudeman, Stephen (1975)
    Man 10:2: 221-237.

    Associated Search Terms: Godparent
  • Compadrazgo in Catholic Sri Lanka.
    Stirrat, Richard L. (1975)
    Man, N.S. 10:4: 589=606.

    Associated Search Terms: Sri Lanka; Godparent; Catholic, Sri Lanka
  • The Incidence of Compadrazgo among Puerto Ricans in Chicago.
    Press, Irwin (1963)
    Social and Economic Studies 12:4: 475-480.

    Reports 1961 observations from 86 males.

    Associated Search Terms: Puerto Rican Americans; United States, Illinois, Chicago; Godparent
  • Cofradia and compadrazgo in Spain and Spanish America.
    Foster, George M. (1953)
    Southwestern Journal of Anthropology 9: 1-28.

    Associated Search Terms: Brotherhood; Catholic, Latin America; Catholic, Spain; Godparent; Latin America; Spain
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