The Paradox of Latina Religious Leadership in the Catholic Church

Las Guadalupanas of Kansas City

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  • Theresa L. Torres

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Religion and social action is both empowering and limiting for women. This study shows the Guadalupanas' awareness of themselves as agents for change and their difficulties in understanding and maintaining their limited gendered roles within church and community.


action awareness community gender religion women

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  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47605-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-37032-7
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