Power, politics, and Pentecostals in Latin America

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Full title: Power, politics, and Pentecostals in Latin America / Edward L. Cleary (editor, Professor of Latin American Studies, Providence College, USA); Hannah Stewart-Gambino (editor, Associate Professor of Government, Lehigh University, USA).
Other authors: Cleary, Edward L.
Stewart-Gambino, Hannah.
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Pentecostals, prominence and politics, Edward Cleary; Pentecostals, politics and public space in Latin America, Michael Dodson; Pentecostalism and women in Brazil, Cecilia Loreto Mariz and Maria das Dores Campos Machado; private power or public power
  • Pentecostalism, base communities and gender, Carol Drogus; inter-church relations
  • exclusion, ecumenism and the poor, Guillermo Cook; Chilean Pentecostalism
  • coming of age, E. Cleary and Juan Sepulveda; Pentecostals, conversions and politics in Brazil, Rowan Ireland; Guatemalan Pentecostals
  • something of their own, Everett Wilson; a case study of Pentecostalism's journey from Puerto Rico to Allentown, PA, Anna Adams; the tambourines are banging
  • the politics of Pentecostal growth in El Salvador, Philip J. Williams; Pentecostals and Evangelicals in Venezuela
  • consolidating past gains, moving in new directions, Bryan Froehle; Latin American Pentecostals
  • old stereotypes and new challenges, Hannah Stewart-Gambino and E. Wilson.