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Author Voekel, Pamela, 1963-
Title Alone before God : the religious origins of modernity in Mexico / Pamela Voekel.
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2002.
Book Cover
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 Floor2  BX1428.3 .V64 2002    IN LIBRARY
  
Description viii, 336 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-332) and index.
Contents The baroque backdrop -- The reformation in Mexico City -- Freeing the virtuous individual -- The battle for church burials -- Piety, power, and politics -- The ideology articulated -- The rise of medical empiricism -- The heir apparent.
Subject Mexico -- Church history.
Church and state -- Mexico -- History.
Catholic Church -- Mexico -- History.
Church and state -- Catholic Church -- History.
Cemeteries -- Social aspects -- Mexico -- History.
Burial -- Social aspects -- Mexico -- History.
ISBN 0822329433 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822329271 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 48965004