Faith makes us live : surviving and thriving in the Haitian diaspora / Margarita A. Mooney

Author(s): Mooney, Margarita A., 1973-
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Course/Professor: ATH 175 (TEXTBOOK ON RESERVE), ANTHROPOLOGY 175 (TEXTBOOK ON RESERVE), KING RESERVE TEXTBOOKS, TEXTBOOKS -- KING RESERVE
Subjects: Haitians--Foreign countries--Religion
Emigration and immigration--Religious aspects--Catholic Church
Social service--Religious aspects--Catholic Church
Church work with immigrants--Catholic Church
Social work with immigrants
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, c2009
LC Classification: B, BX
Physical Description: xi, 296 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Ch. 1. "Faith makes us live" 1
Ch. 2. Comparing religion and immigration cross-nationally 33
Ch. 3. Miami : "Jesus came with us on the boat" 49
Ch. 4. Montreal : "hold on tight, don't let go" 105
Ch. 5. Paris : "I would be dead without the Church" 151
Ch. 6. What lies behind the mountain? 195
App. A. Methods 227
App. B. Ayiti Cheri : notes on the Haitian homeland 249
Notes 255
References 273
Index 285
Notes: LCCN: 2008050485
ISBN: 9780520260344 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0520260341 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780520260368 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0520260368 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 277086151
ISBN/ISSN: 9780520260344
0520260341
9780520260368
0520260368