Modernity of Religiosities and Beliefs
  • Author : Pablo Alberto Baisotti
  • Release Date : 29 September 2021
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 374
  • ISBN 13 : 9781793654892

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Book excerpt: In this book, contributors analyze the different religious ideas and worldviews present in Latin America, extending beyond Catholicism to encompass Judaism, Mormonism, Buddhism, Western esotericism, and more.

Modernity of Religiosities and Beliefs

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