The Politics of the Latino Church

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Abstract

Report on social and political views and behaviors of leaders and congregants in Latino churches in Chicago. Key findings include commonalities in congregation leaders’ views on abortion and immigration, congregants’ tendencies to hold similar opinions, high political participation rates, and stronger ideological affiliation with Democratic Party. Utilizes 2004-2007 Chicago Latino Congregations Study.

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Document Type
  • Report

Creator
  • David Sikkink

  • Edwin I. Hernández Rebecca Burwell

  • Jessica Hamar Martínez

  • Milagros Peña

Date Created
  • 2012-09-01

Subject
  • Citizenship and Civic Partnership

  • Religion

Language
  • English

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  • All rights reserved

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