Journals Higher Education

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Published: 04 October 2017

264 Pages | 12 photos

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190633332


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Devoted to Death

Santa Muerte, the Skeleton Saint

Second Edition

R. Andrew Chesnut

  • The first study of Santa Muerte, a saint whose cult has millions of devotees

New to this Edition:

  • Includes new material on narco-devotees, the rapid expansion of the cult in the US, the growing conflict with the Catholic Church in Mexico, and the folk saint's special appeal to LGBT followers
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