The saints in the lives of Italian-Americans : an interdisciplinary investigation /
- Publication info:
- Stony Brook, N.Y. : Forum Italicum, Inc., c1999.
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- The saints in the lives of Italian-Americans : an interdisciplinary investigation / co-edited by Joseph A. Varacalli ... [et al.] ; foreword by Mario B. Mignone.
- Other Authors:
Stony Brook, N.Y. : Forum Italicum, Inc., 1999
Filibrary series ; no. 14.
- Item Description:
"Forum Italicum. Supplement."
- Physical Description:
xi, 323 p. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents
- As the saints apparently go marching out : why study them? / Joseph A. Varacalli
- The saints in the lives of Italian-Americans : some key figures / Stephen M. DiGiovanni
- Italian-Americans and their saints : historical considerations / Mary Elizabeth Brown
- The social contexts of religious devotion : how saint worship expresses popular religiosity / Salvatore Primeggia
- Saints over sacraments? Italian and Italian-American spiritual traditions / John F. Quinn
- Church dedications of Italian-American national parishes : changing types of patrons 1896-1960 / Richard Renoff
- Saints, suburbs, and parish life in Long Island's Italian-American communities / Salvatore J. LaGumina
- The view from the outside : perceptions of Italian-American religiosity / Dominic A. Aquila
- From ethnicity to ideology : the shifting battle over the devotion to the saints / Robert J. Batule
- The saints and our psychological well being : a psychologist's perspective on an Italian-American legacy / Philip J. Scrofani
- People of the feasts : the international realism of the Italian-Americans
- The saints in the lives of Italian-American Catholics : toward a realistic multiculturalism / Joseph A. Varacalli
- The saints in everyday thought and practice : an exploratory social psychological inquiry / Salvatore Primeggia, Joseph A. Varacalli
- The saints in the lives of Italian-Americans : a bibliographic essay / Mary Elizabeth Brown.