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The Resource Black Puerto Rican identity and religious experience, Samiri Hernández Hiraldo

Black Puerto Rican identity and religious experience, Samiri Hernández Hiraldo

Label
Black Puerto Rican identity and religious experience
Title
Black Puerto Rican identity and religious experience
Statement of responsibility
Samiri Hernández Hiraldo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hernández Hiraldo, Samiri
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BR645.P7
LC item number
H37 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New directions in Puerto Rican studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blacks
  • Canóvanas (P.R.)
Label
Black Puerto Rican identity and religious experience, Samiri Hernández Hiraldo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-273) and index
Contents
Introduction : catching identity and/or/in religion -- 1. "But it isn't just about Loíza" : encountering Loíza -- 2. "If God were black, my friend ..." : Loízan African identity in the Puerto Rican experience here and there -- 3. The restructuring of religious identity in Puerto Rico in the last few centuries -- 4. From state to national to Loízan Catholicism -- 5. "No more Latin" : toward a more meaningful Loízan Catholic experience -- 6. "We are the king's children!" : creating a new consciousness in Loíza -- 7. "Now there is a church on every corner" : religious, socioeconomic, and family identities in a small residential space -- 8. "As God is my witness, I don't have anything to hide" : women, hair, and spiritual identity -- 9. "When they call my name from the Book of life, I will respond happily" : re-indentifying through witnessing at an advanced age -- Conclusion : "If we do not get involved, then the 'witches' will absolutely overtake us" : recatching identity for the future
Control code
62161275
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 291 p.
Isbn
9780813029245
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005040197
Other control number
9780813029245
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Black Puerto Rican identity and religious experience, Samiri Hernández Hiraldo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-273) and index
Contents
Introduction : catching identity and/or/in religion -- 1. "But it isn't just about Loíza" : encountering Loíza -- 2. "If God were black, my friend ..." : Loízan African identity in the Puerto Rican experience here and there -- 3. The restructuring of religious identity in Puerto Rico in the last few centuries -- 4. From state to national to Loízan Catholicism -- 5. "No more Latin" : toward a more meaningful Loízan Catholic experience -- 6. "We are the king's children!" : creating a new consciousness in Loíza -- 7. "Now there is a church on every corner" : religious, socioeconomic, and family identities in a small residential space -- 8. "As God is my witness, I don't have anything to hide" : women, hair, and spiritual identity -- 9. "When they call my name from the Book of life, I will respond happily" : re-indentifying through witnessing at an advanced age -- Conclusion : "If we do not get involved, then the 'witches' will absolutely overtake us" : recatching identity for the future
Control code
62161275
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 291 p.
Isbn
9780813029245
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005040197
Other control number
9780813029245
Other physical details
ill.

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