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  • Census data is never enough: How to make visible the religious diversity in Mexico.
    Gutiérrez Zúñiga, Cristina, and Renée de la Torre Castellanos (2017)
    Social Compass 64:2: 247-261.

    Describes 2010 changes in the Mexican census to improve upon the detection of religious diversity in Mexico. Added categories within "no religion," ethnic & syncretistic variations within Catholicism, variations within Pentecostal, Evangelical, and Protestant categories, etc.

    Associated Search Terms: Census; Mexico
  • Ultra-baroque Catholicism: Multiplied images and decentered religious symbols.
    De la Torre, Renée (2016)
    Social Compass 63:2: 181-196.

    The mass production of baroque Catholic symbols in Mexico deinstitutionalizes the symbols & helps imagery prevail over textual discourse. Examples: Our Lady of Guadalupe, dressing the Christ child, non-church saints, & such internet phenomena as the 2012 Mayan apocalypse.

    Associated Search Terms: Internet; Magic; Mexico, Jalisco, Guadalajara; Popular Catholicism; Popular religion; Symbol; Syncretism; Art
  • Analysis of the emergence of missionary territorial strategies in a Mexican urban context.
    De la Torre, Renée, and Cristina Gutiérrez Zúñiga (2015)
    In Stanley D. Brunn (ed.) The Changing World Religion Map. Sacred Places, Identites, Practices and Politics. Dordrecht: Springer, pp. 2075-2098.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico; Missions; Urban
  • Creer y practicar en México: Comparación de tres encuestas sobre religiosidad.
    De la Torre, Renée, Cristina Gutiérrez Zúñiga, M.E. Patiño Y. Silva, H.J. Suárez, and G. Zalpa (2014)
    Aguascalientes ; Universidad de Aguascalientes/CIESAS/El Colegio de Jalisco.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico
  • Religiones afroamericanas en México: hallazgos de una empesa etnográfica en construcción.
    Juarez Huet, Nahayeilli B. (2014)
    Revista cultura y religión 8:1: 219-241.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, Mexico; Santeria, Mexico
  • Iglesias y grupos espirituales para la diversidad sexual y de género en México: intersecciones sobre religión y género.
    Bárcenas Barajas, Karina Berenice (2014)
    Revista de Estudios Sociales 49: 33-46.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Homosexuality; Mexico
  • La religión en el censo: recurso para la construcción de una cultura de pluralidad religiosa en México.
    De la Torre, Renée, and Cristina Gutiérrez Zúñiga (2014)
    Revista Cultura y Religión 8:2: 166-196.

    Associated Search Terms: Census; Mexico; Pluralism
  • Culto y festividad a San Luis Rey en la colonia El Ajusco: un testimonio de religiosidad popular en la Ciudad de México
    González Pérez, Damián (2014)
    Relaciones 35/139: 233-254.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico, Mexico City; Feast; Popular Catholicism; Popular religion; Saints
  • Mexico, de San Judas à la Santa Muerte. Logiques votives et rituels transversaux en milieu urbain.
    Perrée, Caroline (2014)
    L'Homme 3:11: 17-39.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico; Ritual; Folk religion; Urban
  • Native Evangelism in Central Mexico.
    Nutini, Hugo G., and Jean F. Nutini (2014)
    Austin: University of Texas Press

    Based on 1996-2006 field work in the Córdoba-Orizaba region & the Tlaxcala-Pueblan Valley. 2 independent Evangelical sects differ-one authoritarian & hierarchical, & the other not. Develops the concept “destructive sect” for Luz del Mundo.

    Associated Search Terms: Amistad y Vida; Mexico; Participant observation; Functionalism; Evangelical, Mexico; Polity; Luz del Mundo; Sexual abuse; Conversion; Comparative
  • Expresiones de la discriminación hacia grupos religiosos minoritarios en México.
    Garcia, Amalia, and Jorge Horbath (2013)
    Sociedad y Religión 23/39: 12-53.

    Associated Search Terms: Minority; Mexico; Discrimination
  • La religiosidad popular: Encrucijada de las nuevas formas de la religiosidad contemporánea y la tradición (el caso de México).
    De la Torre, Renée (2013)
    Ponto Urbe 12;7: 1-26.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Mexico; Change
  • Mormon fertility in Latin America.
    Fox, Kiira, and Tim B. Heaton (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:2: 275-296.

    Analyzes 2000 census data from Brazil & Mexico & 2002 from Chile. Mormon pro-natalism affects fertility, evident once controls are introduced into the analysis.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon, Brazil; Brazil; Chile; Fertility; Demography; Mexico; Mormon, Chile; Mormon, Mexico
  • New landscapes of religious diversity in Mexico.
    De la Torre, Renée, and Cristina Gutiérrez Zúñiga (2013)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and William H. Swatos, Jr. (eds.) Testing pluralism: Globalizing belief, localizing gods. Leiden: Brill, pp. 125-148.

    Reports 2000 & '10 census data. Considers variables that are associated with conversion to minority religions.

    Associated Search Terms: Marginality; Urbanization; Stratification; Pluralism; Migration; Age; Membership; Mexico; Gender; Ecology; Conversion; Ethnic
  • ¿Qué creen, valoran y practican los habitantes de Guadalajara? Resultados de la encuesta 2006.
    De la Torre, Renée, and Cristina Gutiérrez Zúñiga (2012)
    In Renée De la Torre and S. Bastos (eds.) Jalisco Hoy. Miradas Anthropológicas. Mexico: CIESAS-Occidente, pp. 67-103.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico, Jalisco
  • ¿Cómo creen y practican los jaliscienses su religiosidad hoy?
    De la Torre, Renée, and Cristina Gutiérrez Zúñiga (2012)
    In Renée de la Torre and S. Bastos (eds.) Jalisco Hoy. Miradas Anthropológicas. Mexico: CIESAS, pp 67-103.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Mexico, Jalisco; Practice
  • Religious Diversity in Mexico: Socioeconomic Attainment and Family Structure.
    Heaton, Tim B., David Knowlton, and Lynn England (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 54:3: 311-330.

    Based on 2010 Mexican census data. Religious minorities in Mexico have more normative family structures & are better off socio-economically than Catholics.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Minority; Mexico; Stratification; Pluralism
  • Devoted to Death: Santa Muerte, the Skeleton Saint.
    Chesnut, R. Andrew (2012)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Saints; Death; Mexico; Latino Americans; Santa Muerte
  • Las representaciones de la religión en el espacio público entre los líderes religioso minoritarios en México. Entre deseo de reconocimiento y exigencia de participación.
    Mancilla, Alma (2011)
    Revista de estudios sociales 39: 80-94.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico; Minority
  • Revisitando el papel del templo en la ciudad: los grandes templos neogóticos del occidente de México.
    Checa-Artasu, Martin M. (2011)
    Religião e sociedade 31:2: 179-206.

    Associated Search Terms: Urban; Architecture; Mexico
  • Developing a Historical Sociology of Nationalism and State Secularization in Latin America.
    Eastwood, Jonathan (2011)
    In Barbara Jones Denison (ed.) History, Time, Meaning, and Memory. Ideas for the Sociology of Religion. Leiden: Brill, pp. 145-177.

    Outlines a general 4-state model for nationalism causing secularization (laicization of the state) for Latin American nations. Contrasts the cases of Venezuela & Mexico as different types within the 4-state framework.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Nationalism; Mexico; Venezuela; Historical; Latin America; Laïcité; State
  • In Word and Deed: Assessing the Strength of Progressive Catholicism in Latin America, 1960-1970s.
    Mackin, Robert Sean (2010)
    Sociology of Religion 71:2: 216-242.

    Sees liberation theology as an attribute of national churches; it can be located on a continuum. Examines the cases of Chile, Mexico, and Colombia.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Chile; Liberation theology; Chile; Catholic, Colombia; Mexico; Colombia; Catholic, Mexico
  • Laïcité au Mexique et en Amérique latine. Comparaisons.
    Blancarte, Roberto J. (2009)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 146: 17-40.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico; Laïcité; Comparative; Latin America
  • Religious Affiliation, Ethnicity, and Child Mortality in Chiapas, México.
    Vargas Valle, Eunice D., Leticia Fernández, and Joseph E. Potter (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:3:588-603.

    Analyzes 2000 census data; Presbyterian indigenous people had lower child mortality rate than other indigenous people, presumably because of a Presbyterian health ministry.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico, Chiapas; Mortality; Denomination (organizational entity); Children
  • "The man is the head." Evangelical discourse and the construction of masculinities in a Tzotzil village.
    Baron, Akesha (2009)
    In James S. Bielo (ed.) The Social Life of Scriptures. Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Biblicism. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 44-63.

    Studies villagers who formulate a masculine ideal in changing times by interpreting scripture as known to them through oral narration.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Mexico, Chiapas, San Miguel; Masculinity ideology; Evangelical, Mexico; Gender role
  • Religion, Violence et Politique Chez les Mayas du Chiapas.
    Bastian, Jean-Pierre (2008)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 141: 93-111.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Mexico; Violence; Mexico, Chiapas; Mayan
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Politics of Cultural Interpretation.
    Castañeda-Liles, Socorro (2008)
    In Gastón Espinosa and Mario T. García (eds.) Mexican American Religions. Spirituality, Activism, and Culture. Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, pp. 153-179.

    Surveys various interpretations of Guadalupe.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexican Americans; Mexico; Marian
  • Población “sin religión.”
    Gutiérrez Zúñiga, Cristina (2007)
    In R. de la Torre and C. Gutierrez (eds.) Atlas de la diversidad religiosa en México. Mexico: CIESAS, pp. 124-136.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico; Atheist, Mexico
  • Neopentecostales in Tijuana.
    Jaimes, Ramiro (2007)
    In R. de la Torre and C. Gutiérrez (eds.) Atlas de la diversidad religiosa en México. México: Centro de Invesigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropoligia Social, Universidad Autónoma de Coahuila, Centro Cultural Universitario, pp. 305-311.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico, Baja California, Tijuana; Pentecostal, neo, Mexico
  • Predictors of Preventive Health Care Use among Middle-aged and Older Adults in Mexico: The Role of Religion.
    Benjamins, Maureen R. (2007)
    Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology 22:2: 221-234.

    Associated Search Terms: Health; Mexico; Gerontology
  • Reflexión metodológica sobre las categorías censales.
    De la Torre, Renée, and Cristina Gutiérrez Zúñiga (2007)
    In M.C. Medina (ed.) México a quince años de las reformas constitucionales en material religiosa. México: Secretaría de Gobernación, pp. 377-396.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico; Methodology; Census
  • The Catholic Social Imagination: Activism and the Just Society in Mexico and the United States.
    Palacios, Joseph M. (2007)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Based on interviews & participant observation, with case studies in Oakland, California, and Guadalajara, Jalisco.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Catholic, U.S.A.; Catholic, Mexico; Activism; Parish; Mexico, Jalisco, Guadalajara; Base communities; Participant observation; Justice; Community organization; United States, California, Oakland
  • La Ecclesia Nostra: El Catolicismo desde la perspectiva de los laicos: El caso de Guadalajara.
    De la Torre, Renée (2006)
    Mexico: CIESAS/FCE.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Mexico; Mexico, Jalisco, Guadalajara
  • De Juan Pablo II a Benedicto XVI. El rumbo de la Iglesia católica en el tercer milenio.
    Vázquez Parada, Lourdes Celina; and Wolfgang Vogt (2006)
    Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico: Universidad de Guadalajara

    Historical context of contemporary Catholic leadership; examination of the saints canonized from Mexico. Liberation theology in Latin America, with a case study of Ciudad Guzman.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Mexico; Saints; Mexico; Liberation theology; Mexico, Jalisco, Ciudad Guzman
  • The pope in Mexico: Syncretism in public ritual.
    Beatty, Andrew (2006)
    American Anthropologist 108:2: 324-335.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico; Pope; Ritual; Syncretism
  • The Maya and Catholicism: An Encounter of Worldviews.
    Early, John D. (2006)
    Gainesville: University of Florida Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Mexico, Chiapas; Mayan; Guatemala; Catholic, Mexico; Catholic, Guatemala
  • Les Néo-Indiens. Une Religion du IIIe Millénaire.
    Galiner, Jacques, and Antoinette Molinié (2006)
    Paris: Odile Jacob.

    Modern versions of indigenous traditions.

    Associated Search Terms: Native Mexicans; Mexico; Syncretism; Participant observation; Peru; Native Peruvians
  • Multireligiosidad en la ciudad de México.
    Gutiérrez-Martínez, Daniel (2005)
    Revista Economía Sociedad y Territorio 5:19: 617-657.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico, Mexico City; Pluralism; Urban
  • Protestantismo, identidad y poder entre los Mayas de Chiapas.
    Hernández Castillo, Aída (2005)
    In Mario Humberto Ruz and Carlos Garma Navarro (eds.) Protestantismo en El Mundo Maya Contemporáneo. Mexico: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Mexico; Identity; Mayan; Mexico, Chiapas; Power
  • How many members are there really? Two census and the meaning of LDS membership in Chile and Mexico.
    Knowlton, David Clark (2005)
    Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 38:2: 53-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon, Chile; Mormon, Mexico; Membership
  • Protestant Work Ethic and Worker Productivity in a Mexican Brewery.
    Firestone, Juanita M., Raymond T. Garza, and Richard J. Harris (2005)
    International Sociology 20:1: 27-44.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from blue-collar workers in a brewery in Monterrey; those who scored higher on a work ethic scale were deemed more productive by their supervisors.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico, Monterrey; Protestant Ethic; Work
  • Border Identifications: Narratives of Religion, Gender, and Class on the U.S.-Mexico Border.
    Vila, Pablo (2005)
    Austin: University of Texas Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Mexico, Juárz; United States, Texas, El Paso
  • Buscando el espíritu: pentecostalismo en Iztapalapa y la ciudad de México.
    Garma Navarro, Carlos (2004)
    Mexico, D.F.: Plaza y Valdés.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Mexico; Mexico
  • The Legal Situation of Religious Minorities in Mexico. The Current Situation, Problems, and Conflicts.
    Garma Navarro, Carlos (2004)
    In James T. Richardson (ed.), Regulating Religion. Case Studies from Around the World. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum, pp. 441-451.

    Associated Search Terms: Minority; Mexico
  • La santería à Mexico: ébauche ethnographique.
    Juarez Huet, Nahayeilli B. (2004)
    Civilisations 51:1/2: 61-79.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Mexico; Santeria, Mexico
  • Desert Patriarchy.
    Bennion, Janet (2004)
    Tucson: University of Arizona Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon, Mexico; Mennonite, Mexico; Mexico; Participant observation; Rural; Patriarchy
  • Pentecostal adaptations in rural and urban Mexico: An anthropological assessment.
    Garma Navarro, Carlos, and Miguel C. Leatham (2004)
    Mexican Studies 20:1: 145-165.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico; Adaptation; Pentecostal, Mexico; Urban/rural
  • 'They Told What Happened on the Road': Narrative and the Construction of Experiential Knowledge on the Pilgrimage to Chimayo, New Mexico.
    Holmes-Rodman, Paula Elizabeth (2004)
    In Ellen Badone and Sharon R. Roseman (eds.) Intersecting Journesy. The Anthropology of Pilgrimage and Tourism. Urbana: University of Illinois Press pp. 24-51.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, New Mexico, Chimayo; Catholic, U.S.A.; Latino Americans; Native Americans; Participant observation; Pilgrimage
  • Becoming the Red Bishop of Cuernavaca: Rethinking Gill's Religious Competition Model.
    Mackin, Robert Sean (2003)
    Sociology of Religion 64:4: 499-514.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Mexico; Change; Mexico, Cuernavaca; Competition
  • Protestantism and Modernity: The Implications of Religious Change in Contemporary Rural Oaxaca.
    Gross, Toomas (2003)
    Sociology of Religion 64:4: 479-498.

    Argues that the growth of Protestant religion in Oaxaca was not that of a modernizing influence.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Protestant, Mexico; Modernization; Mexico, Oaxaca
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