Metaphor and place: The U.S.-Mexico border as center and periphery in the interpretation of

Leon, Luis D.
September 1999
Journal of the American Academy of Religion;Sep99, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p541
Academic Journal
Discusses the border between the United States and Mexico as a metaphor where Chicano religions emerge through patterns of border crossings. Crossing of symbolic and physical borders to produce variations on religious formations; Characterization of religious production in the borderlands; Healing across the borders by Teresa Urrea and Fidencio Constantino.


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