Journals Higher Education



Published: 09 January 1997

352 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195107845

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Crossing Swords

Politics and Religion in Mexico

Roderic Ai Camp

A broadly conceived, comparative analysis of the actual and potential role of the Catholic Church in Mexican politics, specifically examining its inner workings, the role of religion in dsociety, the relationship between politicians and clergy, the formation and sociology of the clergy, and the views of major social issues among clergy, bishops, and political elites.