Clarifying the growing role of the Latin American Catholic Church as an agent of social change, Brian H. Smith discusses the prophetic function of the Chilean Church during the country's metamorphosis from Conservative to Christian Democratic to Marxist to repressive military regime.
Originally published in 1982.
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Table of Contents:
- FrontMatter, pg. i
- Contents, pg. vii
- Tables, pg. ix
- Preface, pg. xi
- Part I. Ideological and Institutional Dynamics of the Roman Catholic Church, pg. 1
- Part II. The Church and Socioeconomic Reform, pg. 65
- Part III. Christian-Marxist Rapprochement, pg. 163
- Part IV. The Prophetic Role of the Church under Authoritarianism, pg. 281
- Selected Bibliography, pg. 357
- Index, pg. 377
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