TITLE

Liberation Theology-- What's Left

AUTHOR(S)
Novak, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1991, Issue 14, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the impact of the emergence of the 1989 anti-socialist revolutions on Latin American liberation theology. Analytical problems faced by liberation theologians following the emergence of the revolutions; Reason of liberation theologians for opposing capitalism; Effect of the collapse of the socialist idea on the project of liberation theology.
ACCESSION #
17726415

 

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