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Practicing Catholic

Ritual, Body, and Contestation in Catholic Faith

Editors: Morrill, B., Ziegler, J., Rodgers, S. (Eds.)

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This book brings together top scholars from various backgrounds to explore methodologies for studying ritual and Catholicism. The essays focus on particular aspects of ritual within Catholic practice, such as liturgy and performance and healing rituals.

About the authors

BRUCE T. MORRILL is Associate Professor, Department of Theology, Boston College, USA.

JOANNA E. ZIEGLER is Associate Professor, Department of Visual Arts, College of the Holy Cross, USA.

SUSAN RODGERS is Professor of Anthropology, College of the Holy Cross, USA.

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"This work is not just for artists and philosophers...it proposes a way of 'living well,' and promises to become a spiritual classic for a wide audience." - Choice


Table of contents (17 chapters)

Table of contents (17 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 3-23

    Morrill, Bruce T., S.J. (et al.)

  • The Future of the Past: What Can the History Say about Symbol and Ritual?

    Pages 29-41

    Macy, Gary

  • Performing Death and Dying at Cluny in the High Middle Ages

    Pages 43-57

    Paxton, Frederick S.

  • Marginal Bodies: Liturgical Structures of Pain and Deliverance in the Middle Ages

    Pages 59-71

    Pierce, Joanne M.

  • Race, Religion, and the Emerging Modern World: Indians, Incas, and Conspiracy Stories in Colonial Peru

    Pages 73-80

    Silverblatt, Irene

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
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Hardcover $115.00
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Softcover $110.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Practicing Catholic
Book Subtitle
Ritual, Body, and Contestation in Catholic Faith
Editors
  • B. Morrill
  • J. Ziegler
  • S. Rodgers
Copyright
2006
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-1-4039-8296-4
DOI
10.1057/9781403982964
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4039-7296-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-53419-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 325
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