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Author O'Hara, Matthew D. (Matthew David), 1970-

Title A flock divided : race, religion, and politics in Mexico, 1749-1857 / Matthew D. O'Hara
Published Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 316 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Contents Introduction : the children of Rebekah -- Geographies of buildings, bodies, and souls -- An eighteenth-century great debate -- Stone, mortar, and memory -- Invisible religion -- Spiritual capital -- Miserables and citizens -- Conclusion : the struggle of Jacob and Esau
Summary Reveals how "modern" political communities developed from the milieu of Latin American colonialism and how religious thought and practice created Mexico's political culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-302) and index
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Subject Catholic Church -- Mexico -- History -- 18th century.
Catholic Church -- Mexico -- History -- 19th century.
Catholic Church.
Race -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church
Estructura social -- México (Ciudad) -- Historia.
Evangelización -- México (Ciudad) -- Historia.
HISTORY / Latin America / Mexico
Indios de México -- Relaciones con los gobiernos -- Historia.
Race relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Ethnic Studies -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Mexico -- Race relations -- History -- 18th century
Mexico -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century
Mexico.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0822392496
1283065517
9780822392491
9781283065511