Catholicism in Modern Italy: Religion, Society and Politics since 1861

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John Pollard's book surveys the relationship between Catholicism and the process of change in Italy from Unification to the present day. Central to the book is the complex set of relationships between traditional religion and the forces of change. In a broad sweep, Catholicism in Modern Italy looks at the cultural, social, political and economic aspects of the Catholic church and its relationship to the different experiences across Italy over this dramatic period of change and 'modernisation'.
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John Pollard is Fellow in History at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, and researches the modern history of Italy, the papacy, and Fascism and religion. His publications include Money and the Rise of the Modern Papacy: Financing the Vatican, 1850-1950 (2005).

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Routledge
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Published on
Jun 30, 2008
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Pages
248
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ISBN
9781134556748
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Language
English
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Genres
History / Europe / Italy
History / General
History / Social History
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