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Published: 17 September 2021

216 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190916145

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Saints of Resistance

Devotions in the Philippines under Early Spanish Rule

Christina H. Lee

  • Exposes the voices of the subjugated indigenous, Chinese, and marginal Spaniards during the early modern period
  • Shows that the dominant histories of Spanish Catholicism do not take into account the complexity of Philippine beliefs
  • Shows the hidden messages coded in early modern religious legends and rituals