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Our Lady of Everyday Life: La Virgen de Guadalupe and the Catholic Imagination of Mexican Women in America

ISBN : 9780190280390

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¥15,246
Author: 
Maria Del Socorro Castaneda-Liles
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
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Our Lady of Everyday Life is an ethnographic study of three generations of Mexican origin women (college students, mothers, and older women) and their experiences growing up Catholic. The book focuses on their relationship with Our Lady of Guadalupe as central to what Castaneda-Liles calls their Mexican Catholic imagination.

Index: 

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Chapter 1: Here It Is Told
Chapter 2: Our Lady of Cafe con Leche: The Social Construction of Catholic Devotion
Chapter 3: Catholicizing Girlhood: Socializing Girls into Institutional Catholicism
Chapter 4: The Making of Girls in the Mexican Catholic Imagination: Obedience, Respect, and Responsibility
Chapter 5: Becoming Senoritas: If You Can't Talk About in Church, You Can't Talk About It Anywhere
Chapter 6: Our Lady of Everyday Life
Chapter 7: Perceptions of Our Lady of Guadalupe's Relationship to Feminism: The Time is Now
Chapter 8: Why do they paint her this way? She is our mother
Conclusion
Appendix
Notes
Bibliography

About the author: 

Maria Del Socorro Castaneda-Liles is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Santa Clara University.

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