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Revolution, Revival, and Religious Conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua (Religion in the Americas Series)

by Calvin L. Smith

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of religion,
  • Religious groups,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference,
  • History,
  • Sociology of Religion,
  • 20th century,
  • Nicaragua,
  • Pentecostalism,
  • Political activity,
  • Protestantism,
  • Protestants

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9085875M
    ISBN 109004156453
    ISBN 109789004156456

    Nicaragua [electronic resource]: the imagining of a nation: from nineteenth-century liberals to twentieth-century Sandinistas / Luciano Baracco. Main author: Baracco, Luciano. Corporate Author: Ebook Central Academic Complete., ProQuest (Firm) Format: eBook Online access: Connect to electronic book . The rebellion in Nicaragua was the first in modern Latin America to be carried out with the active participation and support of Christians. Like all revolutions, the Nicaraguan Revolution has provoked controversy and hostility, and the Christian presence has been a focal point in the debate. In this work Michael Dodson and Laura Nuzzi O'Shaughnessy offer a detailed study of the religious.

    Revolution, revival, and religious conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua by Calvin L Smith () Sandinista: Carlos Fonseca and the Nicaraguan revolution by Matilde Zimmermann (Book).   The Nicaragua revolution in History Collections. Posted on Ap Photo by Susan Meiselas from her book Nicaragua featuring images she took during the Sandinista revolution in Few of the films and videos made during the Sandinista revolution that circulated in the United States in the ’80s are still in distribution.

    The Sandinista Revolution triumphed on J , and it was in power from to It developed a new constitution, following the principles and practices of representative democracy. The first elections under the new constitution were held in , and Daniel Ortega of the FSLN was elected president, receiving 63% of the vote. The Revolutionary Victory: Insurrection. The first event that attracted academic attention toward Sandinismo was the conflict between the FSLN and the Somoza regime (There are 3 Somoza’s during the “Somoza Regime” The first was Anastasio Somoza García (the father) –, the second Luis Somoza DeBayle –, the third Anastasio Somoza DeBayle, – and 74–


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" This fascinating book tells the story of the relationship between Pentecostals (for the most part) and Sandinistas in Nicaragua at a time when revolution was in the air. Calvin Smith, Principal of Midlands Bible College, England, is bilingual in English and Spanish and able to present a well researched account of these contested by: 8.

" This fascinating book tells the story and Religious Conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua book the relationship between Pentecostals (for the most part) and Sandinistas in Nicaragua at a time when revolution was in the air. Calvin Smith, Principal of Midlands Bible College, England, is bilingual in English and Spanish and able to present a well researched account of these contested by: 8.

Calvin L. Smith, in Revolution, Revival and Religious Conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua, investigates a unique element of the rise of the Sandinistas in Much has been written about the social, political, and economic elements of the victory of the Frente Sandinista de Liberación Nacional, but Smith maintains that Christianity played a unique role in the way the Revival developed.

The book discusses the transformative role of religion in situations of violent conflict. It considers both the constructive and destructive sides of religious belief and particularly explores ways in which religion(s) may contribute to transforming conflict into peace.

Revolution, Revival, and Religious Confl ict in Sandinista Nicaragua off ers well-documented evidence to show that only a minority of Evangelicals actually supported the Sandinista Revo- lution, while the big majority did not.

Th is contradicts the view of most of the literature. Revolution, Revival, and Religious Conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua Any academic treatment of religion and politics during the Sandinista revolution in Nicaragua will necessarily be forced to sift through the highly-charged political propa- ganda of the s and is thus destined to raise the hackles of both Sandinista critics and apologists.

By portraying the Sandinista revolution as purely the product of squabbling among members of ruling "families," the author takes agency from the thousands of ordinary Nicaraguans who sacrificed their lives for that revolution, and shows herself to be in the service of an ideology that would have us believe that true revolutions are futile, the people are dupes, and that power is always Cited by: “A must-read for anyone interested in Nicaragua—or in the overall issue of social change.”—Margaret Randall, author of SANDINO'S DAUGHTERS and SANDINO'S DAUGHTERS REVISITED.

Sandinista is the first English-language biography of Carlos Fonseca Amador, the legendary leader of the Sandinista National Liberation Front of Nicaragua (the FSLN) and the most important and influential Cited by:   Buy Revolution, Revival, and Religious Conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua (Religion in the Americas Series) by Smith, Calvin L.

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Smith Page Count. Revolution, revival, and religious conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua. [Calvin L Smith] -- "This interdisciplinary study explores relations between Protestants (mainly Pentecostals) and the Sandinistas in revolutionary Nicaragua.

The book gives a survey of Müller’s life and his main ideas on language, mythology, religion, Christianity and the missions, as well as his philosophy of religion.

The last chapter deals with the legacy of Müller’s ideas in the twentieth : Calvin L. Smith. Sandinista: Carlos Fonseca and the Nicaraguan Revolution - Kindle edition by Zimmermann, Matilde.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Sandinista: Carlos Fonseca and the Nicaraguan Revolution/5(10). “A must-read for anyone interested in Nicaragua—or in the overall issue of social change.”—Margaret Randall, author of SANDINO'S DAUGHTERS and SANDINO'S DAUGHTERS REVISITED.

Sandinista is the first English-language biography of Carlos Fonseca Amador, the legendary leader of the Sandinista National Liberation Front of Nicaragua (the FSLN) and the most important and influential figure of. Conservative Protestant Perceptions Of Sandinismo in Revolution, Revival, and Religious Conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua.

Author: Calvin L. Smith. DOI: Revolution, Revival, and Religious Conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua Series: Religion Author: Calvin L. Smith. Much of the case study material in part 2 of this paper is taken from my monograph, Calvin L.

Smith, Revolution, Revival and Religious Conflict in Sandinista Nicaragua (Leiden, Netherlands; Boston, MA: Brill, ), which explores the dynamics of Sandinista-pentecostal relations in considerable depth. It provides supporting evidence for some of this paper’s assertions and statistics concerning the Nicaraguan : Calvin L.

Smith. How was the Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) of Nicaragua able to resist the Reagan Administration's coercive efforts to rollback their revolution. Hctor Perla challenges conventional understandings of this conflict by tracing the process through which Nicaraguans, both at home and in the diaspora, defeated US aggression in a highly unequal confrontation.

He argues that beyond. The Nicaraguan Revolution (Spanish: Revolución Nicaragüense or Revolución Popular Sandinista) encompassed the rising opposition to the Somoza dictatorship in the s and s, the violent campaign led by the Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) to oust the dictatorship in –79, the subsequent efforts of the FSLN to govern Nicaragua from toand the Contra War, which Location: Nicaragua.

All journal articles featured in Religion, State and Society vol 38 issue 2. Christianity Today published two articles on Nicaragua prior to the outbreak of United States media attention, one was in the Decemand reported on the Managua earthquake, the other was on Decemand reported on a religious revival .The current conflict between Daniel Ortega and his Frente Sandinista de Liberacíon Naciónal (FSLN) party and the newly emerging opposition alliance is but the latest chapter in this long.